Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In entomology, one of the two tubes on the upper surface of the abdomen of an aphis from which honeydew exudes; a honey-tube. Also called siphunculus.
- n. zoology One of the two dorsal tubular organs on the rear part of the abdomen of aphids, which secrete honeydew.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) One of the two dorsal tubular organs on the hinder part of the abdomen of aphids. They give exit to the honeydew. See
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