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

  • n. See millipede.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any animal of the class Diplopoda: a millipede.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the Diplopoda.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Double-footed: an epithet applied to the chilognathous Myriapoda or Diplopoda, which have two pairs of limbs on each segment of the body.
  • n. One of the Diplopoda or Chilognatha.


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