arthropodous


arthropodous
adjective
of or relating to invertebrates of the phylum Arthropoda
Syn: ↑arthropodal, ↑arthropodan
Derivationally related forms: ↑Arthropoda, ↑Arthropoda (for: ↑arthropodal), ↑arthropod (for: ↑arthropodal)
Topics: ↑zoology, ↑zoological science

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adjective

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