cibarium

noun
ci·​bar·​i·​um | \ -ēəm \
plural cibaria\ -​ēə \

Definition of cibarium

: the space anterior to the true mouth cavity in which the food of an insect is chewed

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History and Etymology for cibarium

New Latin, from Latin cibus food + -arium

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“Cibarium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cibarium. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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