Julus

noun
Ju·​lus | \ ˈjüləs \

Definition of Julus

: a widely distributed genus of millipedes that is the type of the family Julidae

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History and Etymology for Julus

New Latin, from Greek ioulos catkin, down, wood louse; perhaps akin to Latin volvere to roll

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“Julus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Julus. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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