arthroderm


arthroderm
n. [Gr. arthron, joint; derma, skin]
(ARTHROPODA)
The outer covering of skin, or the outer body-wall.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Arthroderm — Ar thro*derm, n. [Gr. a rqron joint + derm.] (Zo[ o]l.) The external covering of an Arthropod. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arthroderm — ar·thro·derm …   English syllables

  • arthroderm — ˈ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌdərm noun ( s) Etymology: arthr + derm : the external covering of an arthropod …   Useful english dictionary


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