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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “spinneret”

spinneret

noun [C]     /spɪn.əˈret/ specialized
an organ that produces the sticky silk thread that spiders and caterpillars use to make webs and cocoons with
吐丝器(蜘蛛和毛虫产生粘性丝线的器官,用于构造丝网和茧)
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
(Definition of spinneret noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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