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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Invertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin.

Usage examples (36)
  • Well-known examples of complete fossil insects and other related arthropods have been found embedded in pieces of Tertiary amber.
  • Cephalomere: one of the head segments of an arthropod.
  • He ditched me for an arthropod but I'm almost over it ...
  • And I am not sure that arthropod sizes peaked in the paleozoic. for more
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