Cne·mi·do·cop·tes \ˌnēmə̇(ˌ)dōˈkäpˌtēz\

Definition of Cnemidocoptes

  1. taxonomic synonym of knemidokoptes

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Origin and Etymology of cnemidocoptes

New Latin, alteration of knemidokoptes, from Greek knēmid-, knēmis greave (from knēmē shin) + Middle Greek koptēs cutter, from Greek koptein to cut — more at capon

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