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Synonyms for centipedeˈsɛn təˌpid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. centipede(noun)

    chiefly nocturnal predacious arthropod having a flattened body of 15 to 173 segments each with a pair of legs, the foremost pair being modified as prehensors

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  1. centipede(noun)

    Synonyms:
    chilopod

  2. centipede(noun)

    A segmented arthropod of class Chilopoda with a large number of legs, traditionally one hundred (though most species have far fewer.)

    Synonyms:
    chilopod


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