noun pat·u·ron \ˈpachəˌrän\

Definition of paturon



  1. :  the basal segment of the arachnid chelicera

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Origin and Etymology of paturon

French, from Greek patein to tread, trample on + New Latin -uron (from Greek oura tail); akin to Greek patos path — more at find, -urous

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to cast off or become cast off

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