podeon

noun po·de·on \ ˈpōdēˌän , ˈpäd- \

Definition of podeon

plural podeones
:the petiole of the abdomen of a hymenopteron

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Origin and Etymology of podeon

New Latin, from Greek podeōn ragged end (in an animal skin) where the feet or tail has been, mouth of a wineskin, from pod-, pous foot


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