Origin of molt
OTHER WORDS FROM moltmolter, noun
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How to use molt in a sentence
Fortunately they are in the same pelage and same stage of molt on the hind legs.
From Thayers note-book of 1857: Circumstance related to me by the son of Mr. Molt.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume III (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
Our specimen had nearly finished with molt and feather growth into adult winter plumage.
The remaining two adult skins in our series are three-quarters through the molt and are for the most part in fresh winter feather.
The males at this period among most Ducks deserting their mate to undergo the partial molt before mentioned.Color Key to North American Birds|Frank M. Chapman