Hexapoda definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic subphylum inside the phylum Arthropoda — the pests etc.
  • noun-plural:
    • The true, or six-legged, bugs; bugs besides myriapods and arachnids.
  • others:
    • the genuine insects; the arthropods which have six foot.
    • A division of butterflies containing those which have got all six feet fitted for walking: against Tetrapoda.
  • noun:
    • insects; about five-sixths of understood animal types

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