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 (măn-dĭb′yə-lĭt, -lāt′)
Having a mandible or mandibles.
An arthropod having mandibles.
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( The open-access paper was titled "Mandibulate convergence in an armored Cambrian stem chelicerate."
Microstructure of mandibulate mouthparts in the greater rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidae).
Jockusch, "Patterning of the adult mandibulate mouthparts in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum," Genetics, vol.
Larvae are whitish, with a desclerotized or lightly sclerotized grub-like body with long pale setae, and bearing a prognathous head with mandibulate mouthparts.
orthopterans have mandibulate mouthparts and single segmented cerci.