Scolopendrine
Scolopendrine Scol`o*pen"drine, a. (Zo["o]l.) Like or pertaining to the Scolopendra. [1913 Webster]

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  • scolopendrine — See scolopendrid. * * * …   Universalium

  • scolopendrine — scol·o·pen·drine …   English syllables

  • scolopendrine — adjective see scolopendridae …   Useful english dictionary

  • scolopendrid — scolopendrine /skol euh pen druyn, drin/, adj. /skol euh pen drid/, n. any myriapod of the order Scolopendrida, including many large, poisonous centipedes. [ < NL Scolopendrida order name, equiv. to scolopendr(a) ( < Gk skolópendra millipede) +… …   Universalium

  • scolopendrid — scolopendrine /skol euh pen druyn, drin/, adj. /skol euh pen drid/, n. any myriapod of the order Scolopendrida, including many large, poisonous centipedes. [ < NL Scolopendrida order name, equiv. to scolopendr(a) ( < Gk skolópendra… …   Useful english dictionary

  • scolopendrid — /skɒləˈpɛndrəd/ (say skoluh pendruhd) noun any of the Scolopendrida, an order of myriapods including many large and poisonous centipedes. {New Latin Scolopendridae (plural), from scolopendra, from Greek skolopendra kind of multiped. See id2}… …   Australian English dictionary

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