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alarm pheromone (s) (noun), alarm pheromones (pl)
A pheromone that elicits an alarm reaction in an animal-species population, causing an excited behavioral state.
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A chemical substance exchanged among members of the same species that induces a state of alertness or alarm in the face of a common threat.
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