What does prothorax mean?

prothorax in AZ Dictionary

(n) The anterior division of thorax of an insect, bearing initial set of feet.
(n) The anterior the main insect thorax; it carries 1st pair of feet
(n) the initial or anterior section regarding the thorax in bugs. See Illusts. of butterfly and coleoptera.

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  • Sentence for "prothorax"
  • Rhyme for "prothorax"
    • thorax
  • Hypernym for "prothorax"
    • thorax
  • Same Context for "prothorax"
    • annelid, midge, dragon-fly, broad-head, breastfeeding
  • Variant for "prothorax"
    • prothoraces, butterfly, coleoptera
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