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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A breathing orifice.

Usage examples (30)
  • At the end, which I was not long in reaching, a breath of wind suggested that what Gunnie had called a spiracle stretched from the roof to this place.
  • (In the spiracle is a miniature demibranch, the pseudo-branch.
  • Peritreme: the corneous selerite surrounding a spiracle.
  • Laterostigmatal: situated on the side, immediately above the spiracle. for more
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