Definitions

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  • n. The portion of the labium that bears the palpi in insects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That portion of the labium which bears the palpi in insects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In entomology, a lateral appendage of the labium of some insects, situated between the mentum and the ligula, and bearing the labial palpus.

Etymologies

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See palpigerous.

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