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meanings of callow


  1. Immature, lacking in life experience.
  2. Unfledged (of a young bird).
  3. Bald.
  4. Lacking color or firmness (of some kinds of insects or other arthropods, such as spiders, just after ecdysis); teneral.
  5. Of land: low-lying and liable to be submerged.
  6. Unburnt.
  7. Shallow or weak-willed.


  1. An alluvial flat.
  2. A callow or teneral phase of an insect or other arthropod, typically shortly after ecdysis, while the skin still is hardening, the colours have not yet become stable, and as a rule, before the animal is able to move effectively.
  3. A callow young bird.


  1. A surname​.

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