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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having tracheae. Used of arthropods.
  • n. A tracheate arthropod.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any arthropod with tracheae; one of the Tracheata.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Breathing by means of tracheæ; of or pertaining to the Tracheata.
  • n. Any arthropod having tracheæ; one of the Tracheata.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a trachea or tracheæ; pertaining to the Tracheata or Trachearia; tracheary.
  • n. Any tracheate arthropod; a tracheary.

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