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  • n. An organ, in female insects, containing a cement to unite the ejected ova.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An organ of female insects, containing a cement to unite the ejected ova.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In zoology, a glandular organ secreting a viscid or glutinous substance by which the ova are glued together, as in various insects; a colleterial gland.

Etymologies

See colletic. (Wiktionary)

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