diplopod

[dip-luh-pod]

adjective

belonging or pertaining to the class Diplopoda.

noun

any arthropod of the class Diplopoda, comprising the millipedes.

Origin of diplopod

From the New Latin word Diplopoda, dating back to 1860–65. See diplo-, -pod
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British Dictionary definitions for diplopod

diplopod

noun

any arthropod of the class Diplopoda, which includes the millipedes
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