"telson" Definition

  1. n. The terminal joint or movable piece at the end of the abdomen of Crustacea and other articulates. See Thoracostraca.

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Position in dictionary: 99411 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "telson": 2
Words that end with "telson": 1
Words that contain "telson": 2
Next words in dictionary: telsons, telugu, temerarious, temeration, temerity, temerous, tempean, temper, tempera, temperable
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English Dictionary Definition of telson

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