Lithobius

noun Li·tho·bi·us \ lə̇ˈthōbēəs \

Definition of Lithobius

: a large nearly cosmopolitan genus (the type of the family Lithobiidae) of centipedes having the body composed of nine long and six short segments and living usually under stones or logs

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Origin and Etymology of lithobius

New Latin, from lith- + Greek bios life


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