[ az-uh-guhs, ey-zahy- ]
/ ˈæz ə gəs, eɪˈzaɪ- /
not being one of a pair; single.
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The last joint in the abdomen of Crustacea; variously regarded as a segment without appendages, or as an azygous appendage.The Ancient Life History of the Earth|Henry Alleyne Nicholson
British Dictionary definitions for azygous
/ (ˈæzɪɡəs) /
biology developing or occurring singly
Word Origin for azygous
C17: via New Latin from Greek azugos, from a- 1 + zugon yoke
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