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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Hard plate or element of the exoskeleton of some arthropods.

Usage examples (32)
  • Orbital sclerite: a narrow sclerite encircling some eyes.
  • Metasternal episterna: sclerite situated on each side of the
  • Platelet: a little plate or sclerite of chitin in a membrane.
  • Epigastrium: the first entire ventral sclerite of the abdomen. for more
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