pleuropodium

noun pleu·ro·po·di·um

Definition of pleuropodium

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  either of a pair of glandular organs located on the first abdominal segment of an insect and believed to represent modified appendages

  2. 2 :  either of a pair of large fleshy lobes of the mantle of a sea hare

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Origin and Etymology of pleuropodium

New Latin, from pleur- + -podium


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