Definitions for jugumˈdʒu gəm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ju•gumˈdʒu gəm(n.)

  1. the posterior basal area or lobe in the forewing of certain insects, sometimes serving to couple the forewings and hind wings in flight.

    Category: Entomology

Origin of jugum:

1855–60; < NL, L: yoke


  1. jugum(Noun)

    One of the ridges commonly found on the fruit of umbelliferous plants.

  2. jugum(Noun)

    A pair of opposite leaflets of a pinnate plant.

  3. Origin: a yoke, ridge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jugum(noun)

    one of the ridges commonly found on the fruit of umbelliferous plants

  2. Jugum(noun)

    a pair of the opposite leaflets of a pinnate plant


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