chelicerate

adjective
of or relating to or resembling chelicerae
Syn: ↑cheliceral
Pertains to noun: ↑chelicera, ↑chelicera (for: ↑cheliceral)
Derivationally related forms: ↑chelicera (for: ↑cheliceral)

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