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Definition of insect

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Definition as written by talinum:

An animal with three distict body parts; head, thorax, and abdomen.

Definition as written by flowox:

Example of an insect in the photo provided

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Definition as written by Monocromatico:

With a few exceptions, adult insects have 2 compound eyes, 3 pairs of legs, a pair of anthens, and 2 pairs of wings (ants are insects, since male adults have wings).

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