hair n. [A.S. haer, hairy] Seta; chaeta; trichome. see pubescence.
hair pads (ARTHRO: Insecta) 1. A group of sensory hairs combined to form pads near joints together with internal pro-
prioceptors that are involved in the normal bearing of the limbs; also involved for measuring the vector of external forces, and contributing to orientation of the animal. 2. A pad on the compound eyes of the honey bee and between the eyes of locusts controlling the self-generated flight speed.
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