epiproct

noun ep·i·proct \ˈepəˌpräkt\

Definition of epiproct

  1. :  a plate above the anus of certain insects that is usually the dorsal part of the 11th segment

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Origin and Etymology of epiproct

epi- + Greek prōktos anus — more at proct-


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