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Syllabification: Se·cer·nen·te·a
Pronunciation: /ˌsesərˈnen(t)ēə

Definition of Secernentea in English:

Another term for Phasmida (sense 2).


modern Latin (plural), from Latin secernent- 'separating', from the verb secernere.

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