Chilopoda

noun plural

Chi·​lop·​o·​da kī-ˈläp-əd-ə How to pronounce Chilopoda (audio)
: a class of arthropods comprising the centipedes
chilopodan adjective or noun

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“Chilopoda.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Chilopoda. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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