Definition of walking leg in English:
(In certain arthropods, especially crustaceans) a limb used for walking.
- Large U. minax males use walking legs or the enlarged claw to capture prey feeding on moist sand flats.
- The next four pairs of appendages are the walking legs. These are cylindrical and spiny and increase in size with each pair.
- The second pair of appendages, the pedipalps, resemble walking legs.
Definition of walking leg in:
- British & World English dictionary
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