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Conspicuous coloring that warns a predator that an animal is unpalatable or poisonous.
- ‘Aposematic coloration (conspicuous advertisement of a prey's unpleasant qualities) or warning coloration is found in a wide array of animals.’
- ‘Pyrazines are extremely volatile compounds and occur alongside warning coloration in insects from widely differing taxonomic groups.’
- ‘All salamandrids have toxic skin secretions (some produce tetrodotoxins), and many have bright warning coloration that is used in defensive displays.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.