Verb(1) change completely the nature or appearance of(2) change in outward structure or looks
(1) He'd always bring a jar of the stuff in and we'd have lessons where we'd document the life of the frog by watching the frog spawn hatch and metamorphose from tadpoles to frogs.(2) Larvae metamorphose spontaneously, regardless of where they are.(3) Also see fishlike tadpoles that will later metamorphose into American bullfrogs, sprouting legs and losing their tails.(4) The net result of these four features of development is that larvae will metamorphose at an earlier age if they encounter a decline in growth opportunity, providing that they have exceeded a critical threshold.(5) However ├ö├ç├┐temporary├ö├ç├û these sanctions are supposed to be, the history of such measures is that they tend to metamorphose into something far more long-lasting.(6) The fungus seems to do no harm until the tadpoles start to metamorphose and develop the keratin-rich skin of the adult stage.(7) Fertilized eggs develop into crawling planula larvae which settle on hermit crab-occupied shells, and subsequently metamorphose into primary polyps.(8) Their most talented and experienced analysts are likely to metamorphose into bankers, who earn roughly twice what they do, leaving their less savvy colleagues to serve retail clients.(9) I should say that there are some fine performances in the film as well, particularly from Gary Sinise who seems to be able to metamorphose into whatever character he is playing.(10) It becomes a matter of concern when these things get repeated once too often and responsible persons metamorphose into gurus telling people, especially women, how to live their lives.(11) Embryonic coelomic structures have specific fates as the bilaterally symmetrical larvae metamorphose into radially symmetric adults.(12) Then, after thirteen or seventeen years (depending on the species), the nymphs crawl to the surface and metamorphose into red-eyed adults.(13) feed the larvae to your fish before they metamorphose into adults(14) The exercise is very popular with most students, and some once infected with the publication bug metamorphose into helpless, chronic letter writers.(15) The megalopas return in large swarms to the nearshore waters and estuaries in the spring, where they metamorphose into first instar juvenile crabs.(16) At the end of the larval stage, the animals drop down to the seafloor and metamorphose into adults.
1. transfigure ::
2. transmogrify ::
Different Formsmetamorphose, metamorphosed, metamorphoses, metamorphosing
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