What does palpus mean?

Definitions for palpusˈpæl pəs

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  1. palpus(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Palpus(noun)

    a feeler; especially, one of the jointed sense organs attached to the mouth organs of insects, arachnids, crustaceans, and annelids; as, the mandibular palpi, maxillary palpi, and labial palpi. The palpi of male spiders serve as sexual organs. Called also palp. See Illust. of Arthrogastra and Orthoptera

  2. Origin: [NL. See Palp.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of palpus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of palpus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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