Translation of "chrysalis" - English-Spanish dictionary

chrysalis

noun uk /ˈkrɪs·ə·lɪs/

an insect covered by a hard case at the stage of development before it becomes a moth or butterfly with wings, or the case itself

crisálida

(Translation of “chrysalis” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

chrysalis

noun /ˈkrisəlis/

(biology ) the form taken by some insects (eg butterflies) at an early stage in their development.

crisálida
The butterflies should emerge from the chrysalis within 10-14 days.

(Translation of “chrysalis” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)