propodite

noun prop·o·dite \ ˈpräpəˌdīt \

Definition of propodite

plural -s
: the sixth or penultimate joint of a leg (as a walking leg) of a crustacean (as a decapod)

propoditic

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of propodite

International Scientific Vocabulary 1pro- + -podite


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