postabdomen

noun
post·​abdomen | \ (¦)pōst + \

Definition of postabdomen

1 : a posterior differentiated part of the abdomen specifically : the slender posterior sting-bearing portion of the abdomen of a scorpion
2 : a posterior part of the body beyond the abdomen proper

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Other Words from postabdomen

postabdominal \ ¦⸗+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for postabdomen

New Latin, from post- + abdomen

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“Postabdomen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postabdomen. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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