Definitions for uropodˈyʊər əˌpɒd

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  1. uropod(Noun)

    either of the two posterior abdominal appendages of the lobster, shrimp and some other crustaceans

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  1. Uropod(noun)

    any one of the abdominal appendages of a crustacean, especially one of the posterior ones, which are often larger than the rest, and different in structure, and are used chiefly in locomotion. See Illust. of Crustacea, and Stomapoda


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