Examples from the Web for arthropod
An ten' na, a segmented sensory appendage on the head of an arthropod.A Guide for the Study of Animals|Worrallo Whitney
In other cases, it is the asexual stage of the parasite which is undergone, and the arthropod then acts as the intermediate host.
As in the case of Spirochta duttoni, the organism is transmitted hereditarily in the arthropod vector.
A number of tapeworms are known to undergo their sexual stage in an insect or other arthropod.
Turn the Arthropod on its back and the relative positions of the systems of organs are the same as in the Vertebrate.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
British Dictionary definitions for arthropod
Word Origin for arthropod
Word Origin and History for arthropod
1877, from Modern Latin Arthropoda, literally "those with jointed feet," biological classification of the phylum of segmented, legged invertebrates; see Arthropoda.