jointed

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any of the segments in the body of a jointed animal like an arthropod arthromere
shellfish with jointed paired appendages and segmented bodies arthropod
invertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin arthropod
jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes Arthropoda , phylum Arthropoda
large rhizomatous perennial grasses found by riversides and in ditches having jointed stems and large grey-white feathery panicles Arundo donax , giant reed
any of various trees and shrubs of the genus Casuarina having jointed stems and whorls of scalelike leaves; some yield heavy hardwood casuarina
epiphytic cactus of Brazilian ancestry widely cultivated as a houseplant having jointed flat segments and usually rose-purple flowers that bloom in winter Christmas cactus , Schlumbergera baridgesii , Schlumbergera buckleyi
South American jointed cactus with usually red flowers; often cultivated as a houseplant; sometimes classified as genus Schlumbergera crab cactus , Schlumbergera truncatus , Thanksgiving cactus , Zygocactus truncatus
any of numerous insects of the order Dermaptera having elongate bodies and slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of large pincers at the rear of the abdomen earwig
jointed and nearly leafless desert shrub having reduced scalelike leaves and reddish fleshy seeds ephedra , joint fir
any cactus of the genus Epiphyllum having flattened jointed irregularly branching stems and showy tubular flowers epiphyllum , orchid cactus
type genus of the Gnetaceae; small trees or shrubs usually with climbing jointed stems and terminal spikes of flowers with orange-red seeds clustered in rough cones genus Gnetum
two species of small cacti of northeastern Mexico and southwestern United States having rounded stems covered with jointed tubercles: mescal genus Lophophora , Lophophora
cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves graminaceous plant , gramineous plant
perennial rushlike flowerless herbs with jointed hollow stems and narrow toothlike leaves that spread by creeping rhizomes; tend to become weedy; common in northern hemisphere; some in Africa and South America horsetail
dummy in the form of an artist's jointed model of the human body lay figure
one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper limb
tall tropical southeast Asian grass having stout fibrous jointed stalks; sap is a chief source of sugar Saccharum officinarum , sugar cane , sugarcane
simple jointed bit for a horse; without a curb snaffle , snaffle bit
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