Sentence Examples


  • Very usually, but not universally, the metapodium carries an operculum.
  • Of this is seen the metapodium c, Right eye.
  • The foot is long, carrying the oblong visceral mass upon it, and projecting (as metapodium) a little beyond it(f).
  • The torsion of the visceral hump is not carried out very fully, the consequence being that the anus has a posterior position a little to the right of the median line above the metapodium, whilst the branchial chamber formed by the overhanging mantle-skirt faces the right side of the body instead of lying well to the front as in Streptoneura and as in Pulmonate Euthyneura.
  • A strong ligamentous band behind the metapodium, arising from near the upper extremity of its posterior surface, divides into two at its lower end, and each division, being first connected with one of the paired upper sesamoid bones, passes by the side of the first phalanx to join the extensor tendon of the phalanges.
 

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