planta

noun plan·ta \ ˈplantə \

Definition of planta

plural plantae \-n‧ˌtē\
1 : the back side of the shank of a bird's leg
2 a : the flattened end of the proleg of a caterpillar
b : a sclerite on the insect pretarsus

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Origin and Etymology of planta

New Latin, from Latin, sole of the foot


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of planta


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