dactylar


dactylar
dactylar dac"tyl*ar (d[a^]k"t[i^]l*[~e]r), a. 1. Pertaining to dactyl; dactylic. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to a finger or toe, or to the claw of an insect crustacean. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dactylar — dac·ty·lar …   English syllables

  • dactylar — ˈdaktə̇lə(r) adjective Etymology: dactyl + ar : of or relating to a dactylus …   Useful english dictionary

  • styliform — A dactylar segment terminating to a narrow pointed apex [Ingle, 1980]. In the shape of a spear or needle [Butler, T.H.]. (Order Isopoda): Having a long, slender, stilettolike shape [Kensley and Schotte, 1989] …   Crustacea glossary


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