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  • noun Plural form of arthropod.

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Examples

  • The crustaceans are members of the large animal group known as arthropods, and are relatives of the insects.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • The crustaceans are members of the large animal group known as arthropods, and are relatives of the insects.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • We have seen that the arthropods were the first of all animals to conquer the realm of the air, the earliest insects appearing in the Ordovician.

    The Elements of Geology

  • Any way you look at it -- by sheer weight, species diversity or population -- the hard-shelled, joint-legged creepy crawlies called arthropods dominate planet Earth.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Any way you look at it -- by sheer weight, species diversity or population -- the hard-shelled, joint-legged creepy crawlies called arthropods dominate planet Earth.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Bruce Runnegar: We know that flies that belong to a group of organisms known as arthropods have segments.

    ScreenTalk

  • Bruce Runnegar: We know that flies that belong to a group of organisms known as arthropods have segments.

    ScreenTalk

  • Bruce Runnegar: We know that flies that belong to a group of organisms known as arthropods have segments.

    ScreenTalk

  • Bruce Runnegar: We know that flies that belong to a group of organisms known as arthropods have segments.

    ScreenTalk

  • From fossil tracks found in Ontario, Canada, researchers know that a group of insect-like creatures called arthropods were crawling on sand dunes around this time.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz

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