chilopod[kī′lō päd′, -lə-]
chilopod definition by Webster's New World
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Origin: ; from Modern Latin Chilopoda: see chilo- and amp; -pod
chilopod definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Any of various arthropods of the class Chilopoda, which includes the centipedes.
Origin: From New Latin Chīlopoda, class name : Greek kheilos, lip + -poda, -pod (so called because the foremost pair of legs are jawlike appendages).