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- noun zoology, rare A conical structure with a small terminal opening, at the posterior end of an
ant’s gasterthrough which it sprays formic acidand associated hydrocarbons, collectively comprising the venom. This structure is unique to, but characteristic of all members of the ant subfamily Formicinae.
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