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  • adj. Having a form somewhat like leptus; said of active insect larvae with three pairs of legs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a form somewhat like leptus; -- said of active insect larvæ having three pairs of legs. See larva.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Slender in shape; vermiform.

Etymologies

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leptus +‎ -form

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