rhinarium

noun
rhi·nar·i·um | \ rīˈna(a)rēəm \
plural rhinaria\-ēə \

Definition of rhinarium 

1 : the lower part of the clypeus in some insects (as dragonflies)

2 : the hairless area of roughened skin at the tip of the snout of a mammal

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History and Etymology for rhinarium

New Latin, from Greek rhin-, rhis nose + New Latin -arium

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