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Synonyms for millepede

any of numerous herbivorous nonpoisonous arthropods having a cylindrical body of 20 to 100 or more segments most with two pairs of legs

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And a columnist in the Sunday Press writes that the catechism offers "a hell, a full-blooded medieval one with eternal fire," and goes on: "Any organization that can say with a straight face that it was born from the pierced heart of Christ hanging dead on the cross ain't gonna take no messin': 2,000 years of tradition (a word that runs like a millepede through the book) did not melt away with the first twang of the first guitar at the first folk Mass.
NEW YORK -- Millepede International Limited (ASX;MPD,OTC-("MLLPY) today announced it has retained Strategic Growth International, Inc.
Begun in 1994 and based in Perth, Australia, with major manufacturing and distribution facilities in Pennsylvania, Millepede has made major progress in product distribution in the United States with such major clients as Radio Shack.
Insects, Millepedes, and Some of their Relatives Discharge Noxious Secretions That Repel Their Predators.
One of the commonest cases of mistaken identity arises with centipedes and millepedes.