myriapod definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several arthropods, such as the centipede or millipede, having segmented figures, one couple of antennae, and at the very least nine sets of feet.
    • Any arthropod (such centipedes and millipedes) for the subphylum Myriapoda
    • One of the Myriapoda.
    • an associate of the Myriapoda; a centiped or milleped. Also myriapodan.
    • basic term for just about any terrestrial arthropod having an elongated human body consists of many similar sections: e.g. centipedes and millipedes
  • others:
    • Having extremely numerous feet; particularly, pertaining to the Myriapoda, or having their particular characters.

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