apatetic

adjective
ap·​a·​tet·​ic | \ ¦apə¦tetik \

Definition of apatetic

zoology
: imitative in color or form

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History and Etymology for apatetic

Greek apatētikos fallacious, from apatan to deceive, cheat, from apatē deceit

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“Apatetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apatetic. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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