endite

en·​dite | \ ə̇nˈdīt, en- \

Definition of endite

 (Entry 1 of 2)

archaic variant of

endite

noun
en·​dite | \ ˈenˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of endite (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : one of the appendages of the inner side of the limb of an arthropod
2 : the chewing ridge on the inner surface of the pedipalpus or maxilla of many arachnids

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History and Etymology for endite

Noun

end- + -ite

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“Endite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endite. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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