"coxa" Definition

  1. n. The first joint of the leg of an insect or crustacean.

More About coxa

Position in dictionary: 22394 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "coxa": 3
Words that end with "coxa": 1
Words that contain "coxa": 5
Next words in dictionary: coxalgia, coxalgy, coxcomb, coxcombical, coxcombly, coxcombry, coxcomical, coxcomically, coxswain, coy
Previous words in dictionary: cox, cowwheat, cowweed, cowslipped, cowslip, cows, cowry, cowries, cowrie, cowquake

English Dictionary Definition of coxa

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