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centipede
American English: /ˈsɛn(t)əˌpid/
British English: /ˈsɛntɪpiːd/

Translation of centipede in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Some arthropods, like the centipedes, millipedes, and insects, have legs with a single branch (uniramous appendages).
    • The rubbish also attracted beetles, flies, centipedes and millipedes.
    • Silurian strata have provided likely ascomycete fossils (a group of fungi), as well as remains of the first arachnids and centipedes.

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