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mouthpart (Also mouthparts) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to mouthpart

maxilla

  • noun the jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the cranium
    upper jawbone; maxillary; upper jaw.

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thigh

  • noun the part of the leg between the hip and the knee
  • noun the upper joint of the leg of a fowl
    second joint.

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forearm

  • noun the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
  • verb arm in advance of a confrontation

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mandible

  • noun the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth
    jowl; lower jaw; submaxilla; lower jawbone; mandibula; mandibular bone; jawbone.

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pelvic

  • adjective of or relating to the pelvis
    • pelvic exam
    • pelvic inflammation

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pincer

  • noun a hand tool for holding consisting of a compound lever for grasping
    pair of tweezers; tweezer; pair of pincers.
  • noun a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    nipper; claw; chela.

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minimus

  • noun the fifth digit; the little finger or little toe

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member

  • noun one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization)
    fellow member.
    • only members will be admitted
    • a member of the faculty
    • she was introduced to all the members of his family
  • noun anything that belongs to a set or class
    • snakes are members of the class Reptilia
    • members of the opposite sex

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capitulum

  • noun a dense cluster of flowers or foliage
    head.
    • a head of cauliflower
    • a head of lettuce
  • noun fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
    ear; spike.

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limb

  • noun one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper
  • noun any of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree
    tree branch.

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forelimb

  • noun the front limb (or the homologous structure in other animals, such as a flipper or wing)

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pectoral_fin

  • noun either of a pair of fins situated just behind the head in fishes that help control the direction of movement

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arm

  • noun a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  • noun any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
    limb; branch.
    • the arm of the record player
    • an arm of the sea
    • a branch of the sewer

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manipulate

  • verb influence or control shrewdly or deviously
    pull wires; pull strings.
    • He manipulated public opinion in his favor
  • verb hold something in one's hands and move it

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pectoral

  • noun either of two large muscles of the chest
    pectoral muscle; pectoralis; pecs; musculus pectoralis.
  • noun an adornment worn on the chest or breast
    pectoral medallion.

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squeeze

  • noun the act of gripping and pressing firmly
    squeezing.
    • he gave her cheek a playful squeeze
  • noun a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high
    liquidity crisis; credit crunch.

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fang

  • noun an appendage of insects that is capable of injecting venom; usually evolved from the legs
  • noun a Bantu language spoken in Cameroon

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ventral

  • adjective toward or on or near the belly (front of a primate or lower surface of a lower animal)
    • the ventral aspect of the human body
    • the liver is somewhat ventral in position
    • ventral (or pelvic) fins correspond to the hind limbs of a quadruped
  • adjective nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism
    adaxial.
    • the upper side of a leaf is known as the adaxial surface

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tweet

  • noun a weak chirping sound as of a small bird
  • verb make a weak, chirping sound
    twirp.
    • the small bird was tweeting in the tree

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leg

  • noun a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
  • noun a structure in animals that is similar to a human leg and used for locomotion

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tail

  • noun the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
  • noun the time of the last part of something
    fag end; tail end.
    • the fag end of this crisis-ridden century
    • the tail of the storm

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dorsal_fin

  • noun unpaired median fin on the backs of fishes and some other aquatic vertebrates that help to maintain balance

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arthropod

  • noun invertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin

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nipper

  • noun a young person of either sex
    tiddler; tyke; small fry; nestling; youngster; child; fry; shaver; tike; minor; kid.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster
  • noun a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    claw; chela; pincer.

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swimmeret

  • noun one of the paired abdominal appendages of certain aquatic crustaceans that function primarily for carrying the eggs in females and are usually adapted for swimming
    pleopod.

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finger

  • noun any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    • her fingers were long and thin
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; digit.

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hind

  • noun any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers
  • noun a female deer, especially an adult female red deer

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caudal_fin

  • noun the tail of fishes and some other aquatic vertebrates
    tail fin.

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fin

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
    quintet; quintuplet; quint; Little Phoebe; cinque; fivesome; 5; Phoebe; V; five; pentad.
  • noun one of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile
    tail fin; tailfin.

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chela

  • noun a Hindu disciple of a swami
  • noun a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    nipper; claw; pincer.

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toe

  • noun one of the digits of the foot
  • noun the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

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masticate

  • verb grind and knead
    • masticate rubber
  • verb chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth
    chew; manducate; jaw.
    • He jawed his bubble gum
    • Chew your food and don't swallow it!
    • The cows were masticating the grass

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digit

  • noun one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration
    figure.
    • 0 and 1 are digits
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; finger.

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ventral_fin

  • noun either of a pair of fins attached to the pelvic girdle in fishes that help control the direction of movement; correspond to hind limbs of a land vertebrate
    pelvic fin.

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hindlimb

  • noun a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals
    hind limb.

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food

  • noun any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
    nutrient.
  • noun any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment
    solid food.
    • food and drink

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bite

  • noun a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
  • noun a small amount of solid food; a mouthful
    bit; morsel.
    • all they had left was a bit of bread

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twinge

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    stab; pang.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a sharp stab of pain

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chelicera

  • noun either of the first pair of fang-like appendages near the mouth of an arachnid; often modified for grasping and piercing

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insect

  • noun small air-breathing arthropod
  • noun a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect
    dirt ball; worm; louse.

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mouthpart

  • noun any part of the mouth of an insect or other arthropod especially one adapted to a specific way of feeding

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mouth

  • noun the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge
    oral fissure; oral cavity; rima oris.
    • he stuffed his mouth with candy
  • noun the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening
    • she wiped lipstick from her mouth

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flipper

  • noun a shoe for swimming; the paddle-like front is an aid in swimming (especially underwater)
    fin.
  • noun the flat broad limb of aquatic animals specialized for swimming

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parapodium

  • noun one of a pair of fleshy appendages of a polychete annelid that functions in locomotion and breathing

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dactyl

  • noun a metrical unit with stressed-unstressed-unstressed syllables
  • noun a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates
    digit.

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nip

  • noun a small drink of liquor
    shot.
    • he poured a shot of whiskey
  • noun (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent
    Jap.

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dorsal

  • adjective belonging to or on or near the back or upper surface of an animal or organ or part
    • the dorsal fin is the vertical fin on the back of a fish and certain marine mammals
  • adjective facing away from the axis of an organ or organism
    abaxial.
    • the abaxial surface of a leaf is the underside or side facing away from the stem

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hind_limb

  • noun a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals
    hindlimb.

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toxicognath

  • noun either of a pair of poison fangs in the modified front pair of legs of the centipede

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extremity

  • noun an external body part that projects from the body
    appendage; member.
    • it is important to keep the extremities warm
  • noun an extreme condition or state (especially of adversity or disease)

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pinch

  • noun a painful or straitened circumstance
    • the pinch of the recession
  • noun an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed

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pleopod

  • noun one of the paired abdominal appendages of certain aquatic crustaceans that function primarily for carrying the eggs in females and are usually adapted for swimming
    swimmeret.

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pelvic_fin

  • noun either of a pair of fins attached to the pelvic girdle in fishes that help control the direction of movement; correspond to hind limbs of a land vertebrate
    ventral fin.

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tail_fin

  • noun a stabilizer that is part of the vertical tail structure of an airplane
    vertical stabilizer; vertical stabiliser; vertical fin; tailfin.
  • noun one of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile
    fin; tailfin.

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caudal

  • adjective constituting or relating to a tail
    • caudal appendage
  • adjective satellite resembling a tail
    taillike.

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appendage

  • noun an external body part that projects from the body
    extremity; member.
    • it is important to keep the extremities warm
  • noun a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
    process; outgrowth.
    • a bony process

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claw

  • noun sharp curved horny process on the toe of a bird or some mammals or reptiles
  • noun a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
    hook.

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twitch

  • noun a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition
    vellication; twitching.
  • verb make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion
    jerk.
    • his face is twitching

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cubitus

  • noun hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped
    elbow joint; human elbow; elbow; articulatio cubiti; cubital joint.
  • noun the arm from the elbow to the fingertips

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