Definition of holopneustic
: having all the spiracles or tracheal stigmata open —distinguished from apneustic —used of various insects
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Origin and Etymology of holopneustic
International Scientific Vocabulary hol- + -pneustic (from Greek pneustikos of or for breathing, from—assumed—Greek pneustos —verbal of Greek pnein to breathe—+ Greek -ikos -ic)
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