Associations to the word «Larval»


LARVAL, adjective. Of or relating to a larva or larvae.
LARVAL, adjective. Being a larva.
LARVAL, adjective. Characteristic of larvae.
LARVAL, adjective. Having the form or shape of a larva.
LARVAL, adjective. (disease) Undeveloped, latent.

Dictionary definition

LARVAL, adjective. Immature of its kind; especially being or characteristic of immature insects in the newly hatched wormlike feeding stage; "larval societies"; "larval crayfishes"; "the larval stage".
LARVAL, adjective. Relating to or typical of a larva; "the larval eye".

Wise words

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