(zoology) of or relating to the early stages in the life cycle of an organism, esp the pupal stage of an insect
adjective looking younger than one’s years
[nee-an-throp-ik] /ˌni ænˈθrɒp ɪk/ adjective, Anthropology. 1. of or relating to modern forms of humans as compared with extinct species of the genus Homo. neanthropic (nē’ən-thrŏp’ĭk) Relating to members of the extant species Homo sapiens as compared with other, now extinct species of Homo.
[neep] /nip/ adjective 1. designating tides midway between spring tides that attain the least height. noun 2. neap tide. [neep] /nip/ noun, New England. 1. the pole or tongue of a cart, wagon, etc., drawn by two animals side by side. /niːp/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or constituting a neap tide noun 2. short […]
[neept] /nipt/ adjective, Nautical. 1. grounded until the next cycle of spring tides.