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Medical Term:

Geophilus

Pronunciation: je-of'i-lus

Definition: A genus of centipedes, characterized by very large numbers of legs (47–67 pairs); includes Geophilus californius, Geophilus rubens, and Geophilus umbraticus, in the U.S.

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