Instar



[in-stahr] /ˈɪn stɑr/

noun
1.
an insect in any one of its periods of postembryonic growth between molts.
[in-stahr] /ɪnˈstɑr/
verb (used with object), instarred, instarring.
1.
to set with or as if with stars.
2.
Archaic.

/ˈɪnstɑː/
noun
1.
the stage in the development of an insect between any two moults

instar in·star2 (ĭn’stär’)
n.
Any of the successive nymphal stages in the metamorphosis of insects or the stages of larval change by successive molts.

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