Translation of "cocoon" - English-Spanish dictionary

cocoon

noun uk /kəˈkuːn/

the covering made of soft, smooth threads that surrounds and protects particular insects during the pupa stage as they develop into adult form

capullo

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

cocoon

noun /kəˈkuːn/

a silk covering spun by many insect larvae, and in which they live while turning into butterflies

capullo
Butterflies typically emerge from the cocoon early in the morning.

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