Definition of pseudotrachea in English:

pseudotrachea

noun

Entomology
  • A fine ridged food channel on the ventral surface of the labellum in many flies; (also) an air-filled tubule in certain woodlice which resembles an insect's trachea.

Origin

Mid 19th century.

Pronunciation

pseudotrachea

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)trəˈkiːə/ /ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)ˈtreɪkɪə/