Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of millipede.

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Examples

  • In the U.S. and elsewhere a similar shortage exists for specialists of certain types of black flies, beetles, nematodes, mites, spiders, centipedes, millipedes, clams and parasitic wasps.

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  • From coprophagy to predation: a dung beetle that kills millipedes

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  • Deltochilum valgum Burmeister killed and consumed millipedes in lowland rainforest in Peru.

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  • Beetles killed millipedes much larger than themselves.

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  • In pitfall traps, D. valgum was attracted exclusively to millipedes, and preferred injured over uninjured millipedes.

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  • Insects creep in, seeking refuge; gnats and millipedes and big, glistening flies.

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  • As it cracked open, the ivory substance became hundreds of bone-colored millipedes with heads resembling fleshless night elf skulls.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • Tiny vermin sprang forth over the World Tree, millipedes and other creatures crawling in and out of the trunk in numbers that suggested even greater corruption within.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • Tyrande pushed herself up, quickly wiping off those millipedes and other carrion creatures that still stuck to her.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • However, now out of her mouth—and out of every broken part of her body—there spilled the millipedes, roaches, and other carrion eaters.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

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