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- n. Plural form of pleopod.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- The swimmerets or appendages of the abdomen of some crustaceans. They may be natatory or branchial in function, or used for retaining the eggs until hatched. In some cases they are rudimentary or lacking entirely or in part.
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