Word of the Day – Apr. 5 – Ecdysis

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Ecdysis  (EK-duh-sis)

Definition: The shedding of an outer layer: molting.

Example sentence: It is not uncommon to find snake skins and bird feathers on the ground in the spring because many creatures go through ecdysis at this time of the year.