Parapodia



[par-uh-poh-dee-uh m] /ˌpær əˈpoʊ di əm/

noun, plural parapodia
[par-uh-poh-dee-uh] /ˌpær əˈpoʊ di ə/ (Show IPA). Zoology.
1.
one of the unjointed rudimentary limbs or processes of locomotion of many worms, as annelids.
/ˌpærəˈpəʊdɪəm/
noun (pl) -dia (-dɪə)
1.
any of the paired unjointed lateral appendages of polychaete worms, used in locomotion, respiration, etc
2.
any of various similar appendages of other invertebrates, esp certain molluscs

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Parapodium

    [par-uh-poh-dee-uh m] /ˌpær əˈpoʊ di əm/ noun, plural parapodia [par-uh-poh-dee-uh] /ˌpær əˈpoʊ di ə/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. one of the unjointed rudimentary limbs or processes of locomotion of many worms, as annelids. /ˌpærəˈpəʊdɪəm/ noun (pl) -dia (-dɪə) 1. any of the paired unjointed lateral appendages of polychaete worms, used in locomotion, respiration, etc 2. […]

  • Parapraxes

    [par-uh-prak-sis] /ˌpær əˈpræk sɪs/ noun, plural parapraxes [par-uh-prak-seez] /ˌpær əˈpræk siz/ (Show IPA). Psychology. 1. a slip of the tongue or pen, forgetfulness, misplacement of objects, or other error thought to reveal unconscious wishes or attitudes. /ˌpærəˈpræksɪs/ noun 1. (psychoanal) a minor error in action, such as slips of the tongue, supposedly the result of […]



  • Parapraxia

    parapraxia par·a·prax·i·a (pār’ə-prāk’sē-ə) or par·a·prax·is (-prāk’sĭs) n. Defective performance of purposive acts, such as a slip of the tongue, thought to reveal a subconscious motive.

  • Parapraxis

    [par-uh-prak-sis] /ˌpær əˈpræk sɪs/ noun, plural parapraxes [par-uh-prak-seez] /ˌpær əˈpræk siz/ (Show IPA). Psychology. 1. a slip of the tongue or pen, forgetfulness, misplacement of objects, or other error thought to reveal unconscious wishes or attitudes. /ˌpærəˈpræksɪs/ noun 1. (psychoanal) a minor error in action, such as slips of the tongue, supposedly the result of […]



Disclaimer: Parapodia definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.