protopod

noun
pro·​to·​pod | \ ˈprōtəˌpäd \
plural -s

Definition of protopod

 (Entry 1 of 2)

protopod

adjective
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Definition of protopod (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to the early undifferentiated stage of an insect embryo

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Other Words from protopod

Noun

protopodial \ ¦⸗⸗¦pōdēəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for protopod

Noun

prot- + -pod

Adjective

New Latin protopoda

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“Protopod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/protopod. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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