Sentence Examples


  • Thorax, Legs and Wings.
  • Each segment of the thorax carries a pair of legs.
  • No distinction between head, thorax and abdomen can be observed.
  • Among the burrowing and tubicolous forms it is not uncommon for the body to be distinguishable into two or more regions; a "thorax," for example, is sharply marked off from an "abdomen" in the Sabellids.
  • In the adult state no insect possesses more than six legs, and they are always attached to the thorax; in many Thysanura there are, however, processes on the abdomen that, as to their position, are similar to legs.