Definitions for onychophoran
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onychophoran, velvet worm, peripatus(noun)
any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms
Any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms; a member of the Onychophora, also called Malacopoda. See Malacopoda.
Any of many wormlike carnivorous animals of the phylum Onychophora
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