synaposematic

adjective
syn·​aposematic | \ ¦sin, sə̇n+ \

Definition of synaposematic

: relating to protective mimicry in which defenseless species resemble others having special means of defense

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“Synaposematic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synaposematic. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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