Epimorpha

plural noun
Ep·​i·​mor·​pha | \ ˌepəˈmȯrfə \

Definition of Epimorpha

: a division of centipedes commonly considered a subclass, comprising forms having 21 or more leg-bearing segments and young born with the adult number of legs — compare anamorpha

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History and Etymology for Epimorpha

New Latin, from epi- + -morpha

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“Epimorpha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Epimorpha. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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