coxal cavity

noun

Definition of coxal cavity

: one of the cavities on the lower surface of the body of arthropods in which the coxae of the limbs articulate

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“Coxal cavity.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coxal%20cavity. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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