repugnatorial gland

repugnatorial gland
: a gland of some insects that by emitting an offensive secretion or vapor serves to repel enemies — called also defensive gland

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • defensive gland — noun : repugnatorial gland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ozopore — An ozopore is a defensive gland present in harvestmen, which are eight legged arachnids also known as daddy long legs . These glands, also called scent glands , repugnatorial glands , odoriferous glands or stink glands by various authors, are… …   Wikipedia

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