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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One of the three flat narrow spaces separating the grooves of a triglyph. (plural)

Usage examples (18)
  • Legs short, rather slender; fore femora somewhat setose beneath.
  • Femorate - us: with abnormal or unusually developed femora or thighs.
  • The wasps, with large femora, I observe build their mud nests in houses.
  • Black, with the scale of the petiole, thorax, coxæ, and femora blood-red. for more
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