gnathosome


gnathosome
gnatho·some

English syllables. 2014.

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  • gnathosome — noun see gnathosoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • beak — n. [OF. bec, beak] 1. Anything projecting and ending in a point. 2. (ARTHROPODA) a. In Chelicerata, the gnathosome of acarines. b. In Crustacea, the anteroventral projection of the free margin of the carapace; not equivalent to rostrum. c. In… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • gnathic — adjective /ˈɡnæθɪk,ˈnæθɪk/ Of or pertaining to the jaw. ‘Want to get an idea of your gnathic index, and that mustache is in the way.’ See Also: gnathal, gnathion, gnathite, gnathitis, gnatho, gnathonic, gnathonical, gnathonically, gnathonism,… …   Wiktionary

  • CHÉLICÉRATES — Les noms qui servent à caractériser les vastes groupements d’animaux ou de végétaux sont difficiles à choisir car ils doivent s’appliquer, sans confusion possible, à tous les éléments qui les composent. Le terme de Chélicérate fut imaginé par R.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle


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