from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as arthropodous.
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- adj. of or relating to invertebrates of the phylum Arthropoda
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Perhaps it was merely a kind of arthropodal pack rat and wished to add you to its collection.
I could also add an ultrasonic fogger I found that's a volcano if the walls of the tank were a little higher: scorpions don't go up sheer surfaces like geckoes, but a rough plastic incline they could probably do, and the volcano's high enough to put them within reach of the edge, returning us to the arthropodal Ringworld Ringwall/Fist-of-God scenario I mentioned a couple of months ago.
Pillars and floorboards that stood bare of life under the sun erupt with a swarm of arthropodal activity.
I know they have there place in the ecosystem and all, and I respect that, it’s not like I’m applying some indiscriminate chemical of mass arthropodal genocide.