centipede

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centipede englannista suomeksi

  1. juoksujalkainen

  1. Substantiivi

  2. juoksujalkainen

centipede englanniksi

  1. Any arthropod of class Chilopoda, which have a segmented body with one pair of legs per segment and from about 20 to 300 legs in total.

  2. 1993, Gordon M. Nishida, JoAnn M. Tenorio, ''What Bit Me?: Identifying Hawai'i's Stinging and Biting Insects and Their Kin'', page 29,

  3. Centipedes differ from millipedes by having a single pair of legs on each body segment.
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  5. 2011, Alan Gunn, ''Essential Forensic Biology'', 2nd Edition, unnumbered page,

  6. All centipedes (Chilopoda) and spiders (Aranea) are predatory and although they are often found on corpses their impact on the other fauna is not known.
  7. (inflection of)