Arthrogastra

plural noun
Ar·​thro·​gastra

Definition of Arthrogastra

in some classifications
: a primary division of the Arachnida comprising those which have the abdomen segmented (such as the scorpions)

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Other Words from Arthrogastra

arthrogastran \ ¦⸗⸗¦gastrən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Arthrogastra

New Latin, from arthr- + -gastra (from Greek gastr-, gastēr stomach)

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“Arthrogastra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Arthrogastra. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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