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Horntail



[hawrn-teyl] /ˈhɔrnˌteɪl/

noun
1.
any of various wasplike insects of the family Siricidae, the females of which have a hornlike ovipositor.
/ˈhɔːnˌteɪl/
noun
1.
any of various large wasplike insects of the hymenopterous family Siricidae, the females of which have a strong stout ovipositor and lay their eggs in the wood of felled trees Also called wood wasp

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