Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the sclerites of the typical maxilla of insects.

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Examples

  • Mola or Molar: the ridged or roughened grinding surface of the mandible: when the mandible is compound, the molar corresponds to the subgalea of maxilla.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

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