Chilopoda

noun plural
Chi·​lop·​o·​da | \ kī-ˈläp-əd-ə How to pronounce Chilopoda (audio) \

Medical Definition of Chilopoda

: a class of arthropods comprising the centipedes

Other Words from Chilopoda

chilopodan \ -​əd-​ən How to pronounce chilopodan (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Chilopoda.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Chilopoda. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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