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larva

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɑː.və/  us   /ˈlɑːr-/ (plural larvae uk   /-viː/ us   )
a form of an insect or an animal such as a frog that has left its egg but is not yet completely developed
larval
adjective uk   us   /-vəl/
Translations of “larva”
in Arabic يَرقة…
in Korean 유충…
in Malaysian larva…
in French larve…
in Turkish kurtçuk, larva…
in Italian larva…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幼體,幼蟲…
in Russian личинка…
in Polish larwa…
in Vietnamese ấu trùng…
in Spanish larva…
in Portuguese larva…
in Thai ตัวอ่อนของสัตว์…
in German die Larve…
in Catalan larva…
in Japanese 幼虫…
in Indonesian ulat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幼体,幼虫…
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