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Urticating hairs, bristly and very sharp, cover a tarantula’s abdomen and legs and make the spider very unappetizing for any potential predator.
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Origin and Etymology of urticate
First Known Use: 1843See Words from the same year
medical Definition of urticate
urticationplay \ˌərt-ə-ˈkā-shən\ noun
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