chilarium

noun
chi·​lar·​i·​um | \ kīˈla(a)rēəm \
plural chilaria\ -​ēə \

Definition of chilarium

: one of a pair of anatomical processes between the bases of the last (fourth) pair of walking legs in the horseshoe crab

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History and Etymology for chilarium

New Latin, from chil- + -arium

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“Chilarium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chilarium. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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