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Any of the large, usually yellow cells of ectodermal origin found in clusters in the epidermis, midgut, fat body, or body cavity of insects, and thought to be involved in lipid synthesis.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society. From oeno- + -cyte, after German † Oenocyth.
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