Neuropodium
Neuropodium Neu`ro*po"di*um, n. [NL., from Gr. ney^ron a nerve + ?, dim. of ?, ?, the foot.] (Zo["o]l.) The ventral lobe or branch of a parapodium. [1913 Webster]

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  • Neuropodium — schematischer Querschnitt durch Nereis pelagica, Borsten und Muskeln des Parapodiums Als Parapodium bezeichnet man in der Biologie einen starren beinähnlichen Fortsatz, der allerdings im Gegensatz zu einem echten beweglichen Bein nicht aktiv… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • neuropodium — n. [Gr. neuron, nerve; pous, foot] (ANNELIDA: Polychaeta) The ventral division of the parapodium, supported internally by one or more chitinous rods or aciculae …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • neuropodium — neu·ro·po·di·um pōd ē əm n, pl dia ē ə one of the delicate terminal branches of an axon …   Medical dictionary

  • neuropodium — neu·ro·po·di·um …   English syllables

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  • neuropodial — |n(y)u̇rə|pōdēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin neuropodium + English al : of or relating to a neuropodium …   Useful english dictionary

  • foot tubercle — Parapodium Par a*po di*um, n.; pl. {Parapodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. para beside + ?, dim. of ? foot.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the lateral appendages of an annelid; called also {foot tubercle}. [1913 Webster] Note: They may serve for locomotion, respiration,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parapodia — Parapodium Par a*po di*um, n.; pl. {Parapodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. para beside + ?, dim. of ? foot.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the lateral appendages of an annelid; called also {foot tubercle}. [1913 Webster] Note: They may serve for locomotion, respiration,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parapodium — Par a*po di*um, n.; pl. {Parapodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. para beside + ?, dim. of ? foot.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the lateral appendages of an annelid; called also {foot tubercle}. [1913 Webster] Note: They may serve for locomotion, respiration, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chaeta — A chaeta or cheta (see spelling differences) is a chitinous bristle or seta found on an insect, arthropod or annelid worms such as the earthworm, although the term is also frequently used to describe similar structures in other invertebrates. The …   Wikipedia

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