de•a•latePronunciation: (dē'ā-lāt", -lit), [key] Entomol.
Also,de•a•lat•edPronunciation: (dē'ā-lā"tid). [key]
(of certain ants and termites after nuptial flights) having no wings as a result of having bitten or rubbed them off.
a dealate insect.
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