Chilognatha

plural noun
Chi·log·na·tha | \ kīˈlägnəthə \

Definition of Chilognatha 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a subclass of Diplopoda that includes the typical millipedes with chitinous exoskeleton reinforced with calcareous deposits — compare pselaphognatha

Chilognatha

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Definition of Chilognatha (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of diplopoda

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Other words from Chilognatha

Plural noun

chilognathan \(ˈ)⸗¦⸗⸗thən \ adjective or noun
chilognathous \(ˈ)⸗¦⸗⸗thəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Chilognatha

Plural noun

New Latin, from chil- + -gnatha

New Latin, from chil- + -gnatha

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