urostege

noun uro·stege \ˈyu̇rəˌstēj\
variants: less commonly

urostegite

\yəˈrästəˌjīt\

Definition of urostege

plural

-s

  1. :  a scale on the underside of the tail of a snake

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Origin and Etymology of urostege

urostege from 2ur- + -stege; urostegite from 2ur- + -stege + -ite


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