In botany, deprived of covering, as of foliage or pubescence; naked; glabrate.
In zoology, destitute of machines, tresses, or other covering; nude: especially, in entomology, stated associated with wings of Lepidoptera if they are obvious in components, showing up just as if the machines had been rubbed down.
In geology, denuded.
To remove; denude.
In botany, deprived of addressing, since vegetation or pubescence; nude; glabrate.
In zoology, destitute of scales, locks, or any other covering; nude: especially, in entomology, stated regarding the wings of Lepidoptera if they are clear in parts, appearing as if the scales was in fact rubbed down.
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...