Trochantine
Trochantine \Tro*chan"tine\, n. (Zo["o]l.) The second joint of the leg of an insect, -- often united with the coxa. [1913 Webster]

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  • trochantine — tro·chan·tine …   English syllables

  • trochantine — noun see trochantin …   Useful english dictionary

  • great trochanter — Trochanter Tro*chan ter, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Anat.) One of two processes near the head of the femur, the outer being called the {great trochanter}, and the inner the {small trochanter}. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The third joint of the leg …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • small trochanter — Trochanter Tro*chan ter, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Anat.) One of two processes near the head of the femur, the outer being called the {great trochanter}, and the inner the {small trochanter}. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The third joint of the leg …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trochanter — Tro*chan ter, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Anat.) One of two processes near the head of the femur, the outer being called the {great trochanter}, and the inner the {small trochanter}. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The third joint of the leg of an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sikhotealinia zhiltzovae — Systematik Klasse: Insekten (Insecta) Ordnung: Käfer (Coleoptera) Unterordnung: Archostemata Familie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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