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[mouth-pahrt] /ˈmaʊθˌpɑrt/

Usually, mouthparts. the appendages surrounding or associated with the of arthropods.
any of the paired appendages in arthropods that surround the mouth and are specialized for feeding
Either of the appendages occurring in pairs in insects and other arthropods that extend from the head and are used for feeding.


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