Definition of Pterygopodia. Meaning of Pterygopodia. Synonyms of Pterygopodia

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Definition of Pterygopodia

Pterygopodium Pter`y*go*po"di*um, n.; pl. Pterygopodia. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, a fin + ?, dim. of ?, ?, a foot.] (Anat.) A specially modified part of the ventral fin in male elasmobranchs, which serves as a copulatory organ, or clasper.

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