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

  • adj. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a palp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Forming or formed by a palp; pertaining to a palp or to palpi; palpiform.


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  • Embolus, also known as the palpal bulb, of the tarantula Chilobrachys fimbriatus the shiny red dot near the tarantula's foot pad -- look at the leg on the left.

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  • On Nov 22, 2005 I ordered a Dell note book to be paid for through my palpal account. dell then proceeded to attempt to draw funds from my account twice.

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  • Invariably, the "female" will molt out with tibial hooks and palpal emboli and the much needed "male" that you raised from a spiderling will continue to molt out every year with nary a sign of maleness.

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  • When preparing to reproduce, he puts some sperm in his palpal organs.

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