gonopore

noun
gon·​o·​pore | \ ˈgä-nə-ˌpȯr How to pronounce gonopore (audio) \

Definition of gonopore

: a genital pore in some invertebrates and especially some insects

First Known Use of gonopore

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Gonopore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gonopore. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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