toxicognath

noun tox·i·cog·nath \ˈtäksə̇kəgˌnath\

Definition of toxicognath

plural

-s

  1. :  either of a pair of poison fangs of a centipede that are structurally modified legs on the anterior segment of the body

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Origin and Etymology of toxicognath

toxic- + Greek gnathos jaw — more at -gnathous


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