Podophthalmous
Podophthalmic Pod`oph*thal"mic, Podophthalmous Pod`oph*thal"mous, a. [Podo- + Gr. ? an eye.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) Having the eyes on movable footstalks, or pedicels. (b) Of or pertaining to the Podophthalmia. [1913 Webster]

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  • podophthalmous — adjective see podophthalmia * * * podophthalmous / of thalˈməs/ adjective (Gr ophthalmos eye) having eyes on stalks, as do many higher crustaceans • • • Main Entry: ↑podo …   Useful english dictionary

  • podophthalmous — pod·oph·thal·mous …   English syllables

  • Podophthalmic — Pod oph*thal mic, Podophthalmous Pod oph*thal mous, a. [Podo + Gr. ? an eye.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) Having the eyes on movable footstalks, or pedicels. (b) Of or pertaining to the Podophthalmia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stalk-eyed — (st[add]k [imac]d ), a. (Zo[ o]l.) Having the eyes raised on a stalk, or peduncle; opposed to {sessile eyed}. Said especially of podophthalmous crustaceans. [1913 Webster] {Stalk eyed crustaceans}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Podophthalmia}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stalk-eyed crustaceans — Stalk eyed Stalk eyed (st[add]k [imac]d ), a. (Zo[ o]l.) Having the eyes raised on a stalk, or peduncle; opposed to {sessile eyed}. Said especially of podophthalmous crustaceans. [1913 Webster] {Stalk eyed crustaceans}. (Zo[ o]l.) See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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