Cardines
Cardo Car"do (k[aum]r"d[-o]), n.; pl. {Cardines}.) [L., a hinge.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) The basal joint of the maxilla in insects. (b) The hinge of a bivalve shell. [1913 Webster]

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