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haustellate

[haw-stel-it, haw-stuh-leyt] /hɔˈstɛl ɪt, ˈhɔ stəˌleɪt/
adjective, Zoology.
1.
having a haustellum.
2.
adapted for sucking, as the mouthparts of certain insects.
Origin of haustellate
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; haustell(um) + -ate1
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