stalk-eyed

[ stawk-ahyd ]
/ ˈstɔkˌaɪd /
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adjective Anatomy.

having the eyes located on pedicels, as some crustaceans and dipterans.

Nearby words

  1. stalinist,
  2. stalino,
  3. stalinogrod,
  4. stalinsk,
  5. stalk,
  6. stalked,
  7. stalked puffball,
  8. stalker,
  9. stalking,
  10. stalking horse

Origin of stalk-eyed

First recorded in 1850–55

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