aculeus definition

  • noun:
    • A prickle developing from the bark, such as some brambles and flowers.
    • A sting.
    • A prickle developing regarding bark, like in some brambles and flowers.
    • A sting.
    • The poison-sting associated with aculeate hymenopterous insects, as bees, wasps, etc. See Aculeata.
    • In botany, a prickle; a slender, rigid, and pointed outgrowth through the bark or skin, as with the rose and blackberry, in distinction from a thorn, which grows through the timber.
    • a sharp-pointed procedure particularly a sting of a hymenopterous insect
    • a stiff sharp-pointed plant process

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