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The thread, as a matter of fact, does not flow from the spinneret; it is drawn thence with a certain effort.The Life of the Spider|J. Henri Fabre
One draws out the thread from the spinneret, and passes it to the other, which lays it on the radius.Insect Adventures|J. Henri Fabre
It is truncated, wide open and supplied with a membranous partition, the work of the spinneret.The Life of the Fly|J. Henri Fabre
The labium or second maxillæ, so large in the moth, serves simply as a spinneret in the caterpillar.Our Common Insects|Alpheus Spring Packard
The silk is stiffened with a sort of gum as it comes out of the spinneret.Makers of Many Things|Eva March Tappan