amphipod

noun am·phi·pod \ -ˌpäd \
Updated on: 4 Jan 2018

Definition of amphipod

: any of a large order (Amphipoda) of small crustaceans (such as the sand flea) with a laterally compressed body

amphipod

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of amphipod

ultimately from Greek amphi- + pod-, pous foot — more at foot


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