She knocked his hand away and headed for the house in a stiff jointed hobble.
Its legs were jointed outwards like a spider's, and its ability to climb walls resembled that of a spider.
Post - anal sclerite modified as a long, many-jointed feeler.
Pa, Post-anal lobe of the female (compare the jointed filament in Thelyphonus, fig.
(Original drawing by Pocock and Pickard-Cambridge, after Hansen and Sorensen.) caudal support for the many-jointed flagelliform telson, as in the Urotricha.
Or more in height from a thick solid jointed root-stock.
Of particular zoological interest in this connexion is a Ceylonese genus Dyscritina, in which the cercopods are long, many-jointed and filiform during the early stages of growth, and only assume at the last moult the forcipate structure characteristic of the family.
ARTICULATA, a zoological name now obsolete, applied by Cuvier to animals, such as insects and worms, in which the body displays a jointed structure.
They are built of blocks of pudding-stone, originally well jointed, but now much weathered.
The ten thousand known species included in this group agree with the Cynipoidea and Chalcidoidea in the position of the ovipositor and in the jointed trochanters, but are distinguished by the fore-wing possessing a distinct stigma and usually a typical series of nervures and areolets (figs.
Guished from the pre ceding by the position of the ovipositor at the extreme apex of the abdomen, and from the groups that follow (with very few exceptions) by the jointed trochanters of the legs.
Taking as our type the head of a cicad, we find a jointed rostrum or beak (figs.
The head bears small red eyes and a pair of three-jointed antenn ae, the first two joints being short and thick, the third more elongated, with the end cut off obliquely and FIG.
These ties are jointed to the hanging chains by pins 20 in.
Then he jointed together the blades of his sword and balanced it very skillfully upon the end of his nose.
"And you have the jointed sword that you chopped the veg'table Sorcerer in two with," the girl said to the little man.