Meaning of LARVA in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ lɑ:(r)və ]

( larvae /lɑ:(r)vi:/ )

A larva is an insect at the stage of its life after it has developed from an egg and before it changes into its adult form.

The eggs quickly hatch into larvae.


Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне.