hexapod definition

  • noun:
    • A six-legged arthropod associated with the course Insecta (formerly Hexapoda); an insect.
    • Any organism or being with six legs.
    • An arthropod with six foot; a part of subphylum Hexapoda.
    • An insect.
    • One of the Hexapoda; a true six-footed insect.
    • Also hexapode, hexapodan.
    • an animal having six feet
  • adjective:
    • Of or belonging to the class Insecta.
    • Having six feet or foot.
    • Having six feet, six-footed; from the subphylum Hexapoda, hexapodous.
    • Having six foot.
  • others:
    • Having six feet, as any person true pest; especially, regarding or obtaining the figures for the Hexapoda; hexapodous.

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