rudimentary

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either of the rudimentary hind wings of dipterous insects; used for maintaining equilibrium during flight balancer , halter , haltere
whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs class Psilopsida , class Psilotatae , Psilopsida , Psilotatae
any of numerous minute rudimentary crystalline bodies of unknown composition found in glassy igneous rock crystallite
(botany) a minute rudimentary plant contained within a seed or an archegonium embryo
type genus of the Pygopodidae; snake-shaped pleurodont lizard with no forelimbs and only rudimentary hind limbs genus Pygopus , Pygopus
fleshy maritime plant having fleshy stems with rudimentary scalelike leaves and small spikes of minute flowers; formerly used in making glass glasswort , Salicornia europaea , samphire
small pearl-grey gull of northern regions; nests on cliffs and has a rudimentary hind toe kittiwake
rudimentary metacarpal or metatarsal bone on either side of the cannon bone in the leg of a horse or related animal splint bone
mussel with thin fragile shells having only rudimentary hinge teeth thin-shelled mussel
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