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Any of various solitary vespid wasps, especially of the subfamily Eumeninae, that build nests of mud.
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(Animals) a solitary wasp of the genus Odynerus that excavates its nest in sand or the mortar of old walls
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any of several solitary wasps, as Rygchium dorsale, that construct nests of mud or clay.
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|Noun||1.||mason wasp - solitary wasp that constructs nests of hardened mud or clay for the young|
|2.||mason wasp - any of various solitary wasps that construct nests of hardened mud for their young|
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