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Definition of the noun chela
What does chela mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: chelas
- a Hindu disciple of a swami
- a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
Alternative definition of the noun chela
- A pincer-like claw of a crustacean or arachnid.
- A pupil or disciple, especially in Hinduism.
- Chela is a fictional character from The Rumble of the Stones.
- Chela is a fictional character from the 1961 film The Singer Not the Song.
- Chela is a fictional character from the 2013 film Estatuas.
There are other characters with in their name, like Chela Campos.
Chela: A chela, also named claw, nipper or pincer, is a pincer-like organ terminating certain limbs of some arthropods. The name comes from Greek through New Latin. The plural form is chelae. Legs bearing a chela are called chelipeds. Another name is claw because most chelae are curved and have a sharp point like a claw.
Phrases with Chela
Phrases starting with the word Chela:
- Chela Gora
- Chela Huae
- Chela Atpar
- Chela Horai
- Chela Maasi
- Chela Phulo
- Chela Boopis
- Chela maassi
- Chela Bacaila
- Chela Barroni
- Chela cachius
- Chela Diffusa
- Chela Labauca
- Chela laubuca
- Chela Untrahi
- Chela Anastoma
- Chela Argentea
- Chela Balookee
Phrases ending with the word Chela:
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chela
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
CHELA Noun. (Greek, chele = claw. PL, Chelae.) 1. Terminal portion of a limb bearing a lateral, movable claw like that of a crab. 2. A term specifically applied to feet in some Parasitica in which opposable claw forms a clasping structure.
Containing a Full Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, ... by Robley Dunglison
Chela, a forked probe *ed for extracting polypi from the nose. Chela, ' baps or cracks on the feet, organs of generation, rtr. Chelae likewise means claws, especially those of \hv crab ; see C-ancrorum chelte.
by L. Zombori, Henrik Steinmann
furrow chela , pi. -ae: the strongly modified claws of the leg adapted for grasping of many ...
by Philip Solomon
Chela - A term often used in yoga to describe the trainee or pupil, whom the master or Guru will develop and progress. Chemical Phenomena - Sometimes smelt or experienced in the closed circle or perhaps at séances. Odours of ozone or ...
A Dictionary Of The Malayan Language, In 2 Parts, Malayan and English And English and Malayan (1812)
by William Marsden
- chela chūlū, & fitnah.
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Chela se durmio
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Video shows what chela means. A pincer-like claw of a crustacean or arachnid.. Chela Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
Scrabble value of C3H4E1L1A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine