What does uropod mean?

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

Webster Dictionary

  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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uropod

    ū′rō-pod, n. any abdominal limb of an arthropod.—adj. Urop′odal. [Gr. oura, tail, pous, podos, foot.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uropod in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uropod in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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