Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of the family Pauropodidæ and the group Pauropoda, framed for the reception of Pauropus huxleyi, a minute centiped discovered in Kent, England, by Sir John Lubbock in 1866. It has also been referred to the family Polyxenidæ. Another species of Pauropus occurs in North America.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.