aposematic

adjective apo·se·mat·ic \ ˌa-pə-si-ˈma-tik \

Definition of aposematic

:being conspicuous and serving to warn
  • aposematic coloration in butterflies

aposematically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of aposematic

apo- + Greek sēmat-, sēma sign


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