Remiped
Remiped Rem"i*ped, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) An animal having limbs like oars, especially one of certain crustaceans. (b) One of a group of aquatic beetles having tarsi adapted for swimming. See {Water beetle}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Remiped — Rem i*ped (r?m ? p?d), a. [L. remus oar + pes, pedis, foot: cf. F. r[ e]mip[ e]de.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having feet or legs that are used as oars; said of certain crustaceans and insects. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • remiped — /rem euh ped /, Zool. adj. 1. having feet adapted for use as oars. n. 2. a remiped animal. [1820 30; < F rémipède. See REMIFORM, PED] * * * …   Universalium

  • remiped — I. ˈreməˌped noun ( s) Etymology: French rémipède, from Latin remiped , remipes oar footed, from remi + ped , pes foot more at foot : a crustacean or insect with feet or legs used as oars II. adjective of a crustacean or insect …   Useful english dictionary

  • remiped — adj. [L. remus, oar; pes, foot] Having oar shaped feet; adapted for rowing …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • remiped — 1. adjective Having oar like feet. 2. noun Any small insect (usually crustacean or aquatic) with oar shaped feet …   Wiktionary

  • remiped — rem·i·ped …   English syllables

  • remiped — Having legs or arms which act like oars especially referring to insects …   Grandiloquent dictionary

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  • remiform —   a. oar shaped.    ♦ remigate, v.i. row.    ♦ remiges, n. pl. ( sing.    ♦ remex) quill feathers of bird s wing.    ♦ remiped, n. & a. (creature) having legs or feet adapted for propelling it through water …   Dictionary of difficult words

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