physogastric

adjective
phy·​so·​gas·​tric | \ ¦fīsə¦gastrik \

Definition of physogastric

of an insect
: having the abdomen greatly distended

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History and Etymology for physogastric

physogastry + -ic

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“Physogastric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/physogastric. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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