n. [Gr. daktylos, finger; gnathos, jaw]
The distal segment of a maxilliped.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • dactylognathite — dac·ty·lo·gnathite …   English syllables

  • dactylognathite — |daktə(ˌ)lō, tələ+ noun Etymology: dactyl + gnathite : the distal segment of a maxilliped …   Useful english dictionary

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