polyvoltine

[ pol-ee-vohl-teen, -tn ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈvoʊl tin, -tn /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. polyvinyl formal,
  2. polyvinyl resin,
  3. polyvinylidene,
  4. polyvinylidene chloride,
  5. polyvinylpyrrolidone,
  6. polywater,
  7. polyxena,
  8. polyzoa,
  9. polyzoan,
  10. polyzoarium

Origin of polyvoltine

1885–90; poly- + -voltine < French voltin, equivalent to Italian volt(a) turn, time (see volt2) + French -in -ine1

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