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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. woodlice;
[syn: Isopoda, order Isopoda]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Isopoda \I*sop"o*da\, n. pl. [NL. See Iso-, and -poda.] (Zool.) An order of sessile-eyed Crustacea, usually having seven pairs of legs, which are all similar in structure. [1913 Webster] Note: The body is usually depressed, with the abdominal segments short, and often consolidated in part. The branchi[ae] are on the abdominal appendages. The group includes the terrestrial pill bugs and sow bugs, with numerous marine forms. See Arthrostrata, Gribble. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Isopoda n 1: woodlice [syn: Isopoda, order Isopoda]