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Myriapoda

 [mir″e-ap´o-dah]
a class of arthropods, including the millipedes and centipedes.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

Myriapoda

the class of ARTHROPODS containing centipedes (Chilopoda) and millipedes (Diplopoda).
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005