pygopod

adjective
py·go·pod | \ ˈpīgəˌpäd \

Definition of pygopod 

(Entry 1 of 3)

: of or relating to the Pygopodes

pygopod

noun (1)
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of pygopod (Entry 2 of 3)

: a bird of the order Pygopodes

pygopod

noun (2)
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of pygopod (Entry 3 of 3)

: one of the paired appendages of the tenth abdominal segment of an insect

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for pygopod

Adjective

New Latin Pygopodes

Noun (2)

pyg- + -pod

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about pygopod

Dictionary Entries near pygopod

pygmyweed

pygo-

pygofer

pygopod

Pygopodes

pygopodid

pygopodium

Statistics for pygopod

Look-up Popularity

Comments on pygopod

What made you want to look up pygopod? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

alleviating pain or harshness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!