Definitions for unguisˈʌŋ gwɪs

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  1. horny structure, unguis(noun)

    any rigid body structure composed primarily of keratin

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  1. Unguis(noun)

    the nail, claw, talon, or hoof of a finger, toe, or other appendage

  2. Unguis(noun)

    one of the terminal hooks on the foot of an insect

  3. Unguis(noun)

    the slender base of a petal in some flowers; a claw; called also ungula


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