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Meaning of CENTIPEDE

Pronunciation:  'sentu`peed

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  chiefly nocturnal predacious arthropod having a flattened body of 15 to 173 segments each with a pair of legs the foremost being modified into poison fangs
 

CENTIPEDE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: arthropod, Chilopoda, class Chilopoda, house centipede, Scutigera coleoptrata

 

 

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 Related Terms: arachnid, arthropod, beetle, bicentenary, bicentennial, bug, C, caterpillar, cental, centare, centenarian, centenary, centennial, centennium, centigram, centimeter, centistere, centred, centref, centrev, centumvir, centumvirate, centurion, century, chilopod, Chilopoda, Chordata, cwt, daddy longlegs, diplopod, Echiuroidea, Ectoprocta, Entoprocta, fly, gross, harvestman, hecatomb, hexapod, hundred, hundredweight, insect, larva, long hundred, maggot, millepede, millipede, mite, Monoplacophora, Nemertinea, nymph, one C, Phoronidea, scorpion, sesquicentenary, sesquicentennial, spider, tarantula, tercentenary, tercentennial, tick
 

 

 

 

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