hexapod


1hexa·pod

noun \ˈhek-sə-ˌpäd\

Definition of HEXAPOD

:  insect 1b

Origin of HEXAPOD

Greek hexapod-, hexapous having six feet, from hexa- + pod-, pous foot — more at foot
First Known Use: 1668

2hexapod

adjective

Definition of HEXAPOD

1
:  six-footed
2
:  of or relating to insects

First Known Use of HEXAPOD

circa 1847

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