from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In pathology, an affection of the knee; gout or rheumatism in the knee.


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  • In Eriphia gonagra the entrant orifices of the respiratory cavity serving for aerial respiration are situated, not, as in the Grapsoidae, above, but behind the last pair of feet at the sides of the abdomen.

    Facts and Arguments for Darwin

  • Now these crabs, which have become more or less estranged from the water, belong to the most different families -- the Raninidae (Ranina), Eriphinae (Eriphia gonagra), Grapsoidae (Aratus, Sesarma, etc.), Ocypodidae (Gelasimus,

    Facts and Arguments for Darwin


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