[mil-uh-peed] /ˈmɪl əˌpid/ noun 1. . [mil-uh-peed] /ˈmɪl əˌpid/ noun 1. any terrestrial arthropod of the class Diplopoda, having a cylindrical body composed of 20 to more than 100 segments, each with two pairs of legs. /ˈmɪlɪˌpiːd/ noun 1. variants of millipede /ˈmɪlɪˌpiːd/ noun 1. any terrestrial herbivorous arthropod of the class Diplopoda, having a […]
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Miller-Abbott tube Mil·ler-Abbott tube (mĭl’ər-) n. A tube used for intestinal decompression.
[mil-er-burd] /ˈmɪl ərˌbɜrd/ noun 1. a rare, small, gray-brown, thin-billed warbler, Acrocephalus familiaris, occurring only on the Hawaiian islet of Nihoa: the subspecies that inhabited the islet of Laysan is now extinct.
noun, Crystallography. 1. one of three integers giving the orientation and position of the face of a crystal in terms of the reciprocals, in lowest terms, of the intercepts of the face with each axis of the crystal.