cheliform definition

  • adjective:
    • getting the shape of a chela; pincerlike.
    • Having the type of a chela
    • Having a movable shared or hand finishing against a preceding joint or a projecting part of it, so the whole can be used for grasping, due to the fact claw of a crab; pincherlike.
  • others:
    • getting the kind of a chela, cheliped, or chelicera; like the great claw of a lobster or crab; pincer-like.

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