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- proper n. A taxonomic phylum within the superphylum Protostomia — the velvet worms.
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- n.pl. Malacopoda.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An order of Myriapoda established for the reception of the single genus Peripatus. Also called Peripatidea, Malacopoda, and Onychopoda.
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- n. enigmatic small elongated wormlike terrestrial invertebrates of damp dark habitats in warm regions; distinct from the phylum Annelida; resemble slugs with legs and are sometimes described as the missing link between arthropods and annelids
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