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bivoltine

[bahy-vohl-teen, -tn] /baɪˈvoʊl tin, -tn/
adjective, Entomology
1.
producing two broods in one year, as certain silkworm moths.
Origin
< French bivoltin. See bi-1, volta, -ine1
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  • Parasitism was always higher in the first generation of the bivoltine population.

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