Chela meaning

kēlə
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A pincerlike claw of a crustacean or arachnid, such as a lobster, crab, or scorpion.
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A pincerlike claw of a crab, lobster, scorpion, etc.
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A pincerlike claw of a crustacean or arachnid, such as a lobster, crab, or scorpion.
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A pincer-like claw of a crustacean or arachnid.
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A pupil or disciple, especially in Hinduism.
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Origin of chela

  • New Latin chēla from Greek khēlē claw

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin chele, from Ancient Greek χηλή (khēlē).

    From Wiktionary

  • From Hindi चेला (celā).

    From Wiktionary