plural noun
Schi·​zop·​o·​da | \ skə̇ˈzäpədə \

Definition of Schizopoda

in former classifications
: an order or other division of Malacostraca that is now divided between the orders Euphausiacea and Mysidacea

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Other Words from Schizopoda

schizopodous \ -​dəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Schizopoda

New Latin, from schiz- + -poda

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“Schizopoda.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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