entothorax
n. [Gr. entos, within; thorax, chest]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The apodemes or processes that extend inwardly from the sternal sclerites; an apophysis; see endothorax.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Entothorax — En to*tho rax, n. [Ento + thorax.] (Zo[ o]l.) See {Endothorax}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • entothorax — (an to to raks ) s. m. Terme d entomologie. Une des pièces du thorax des insectes. ÉTYMOLOGIE    En grec, en dedans, et thorax …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • entothorax — en·to·thorax …   English syllables

  • entothorax — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from ent + thorax : endothorax …   Useful english dictionary

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