Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||house centipede - long-legged centipede common in damp places as e.g. cellars|
centipede - chiefly nocturnal predacious arthropod having a flattened body of 15 to 173 segments each with a pair of legs, the foremost pair being modified as prehensors