prothoracic

adjective
pro·​tho·​rac·​ic | \ ˌprō-thə-ˈra-sik How to pronounce prothoracic (audio) \

Definition of prothoracic

: of or relating to the prothorax

First Known Use of prothoracic

1826, in the meaning defined above

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“Prothoracic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prothoracic. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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