Definition of malipede in US English:

malipede

noun

Zoology
rare
  • Either of the last pair of cephalic appendages or of the first pair of body appendages (maxillipeds) in a chilopod (centipede).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Alpheus Packard (1839–1905). From classical Latin māla jaw + -ped.

Pronunciation

malipede

/ˈmalɪpiːd/