Definition of crumen
crumens\-ə̇nz, -enz\ or
crumenas\-ēnəz, -ānəz\ or
: pouch: such as a : the suborbital gland that secretes a waxy substance and is present in many deer and antelopes b : one into which the mouthparts of certain bugs can be retracted
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Origin and Etymology of crumen
Latin crumena, crumina purse, bag, modification of Greek grymea bag, trash — more at crumb
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