allomone

/ (ˈæləˌməʊn) /

noun

a chemical substance secreted externally by certain animals, such as insects, affecting the behaviour or physiology of another species detrimentallyCompare pheromone

Nearby words

  1. allolalia,
  2. allomerism,
  3. allomerize,
  4. allometric,
  5. allometry,
  6. allomorph,
  7. allomorphism,
  8. allonge,
  9. allongé,
  10. allons

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