from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A third branch of the limb of a crustacean, as distinguished from both the endopodite and the exopodite; a segment of the typical limb, actually developed in some of the limbs in relation with the branchiæ, and articulated with the protopodite or coxopodite. Also called
flabellum. See cut under endopodite.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) The outer branch of the legs in certain Crustacea. See
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- noun zoology The outer
branchof the legsin certain crustaceans.
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