Cercopod

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cercopod (Zoöl) One of the jointed antenniform appendages of the posterior somites of certain insects.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cercopod In the phyllocarid and allied forms of Crustacea, one of the two caudal spines adjoining and articulated to the terminal segment or telson.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. ke`rkos tail + -pod,