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haustellate

[haw-stel-it, haw-stuh-leyt]
adjective Zoology.
  1. having a haustellum.
  2. adapted for sucking, as the mouthparts of certain insects.
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Origin of haustellate

First recorded in 1825–35; haustell(um) + -ate1
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