prohaptor n. [Gr. pro, before; haptein, to fasten] (PLATY: Tre-matoda) In Monogenea, the anterior adhesive and feeding organs.
prohemocyte, prohaemocyte n. [Gr. pro, before; haima, blood; kytos, container] (ARTHRO) A small, round, oval or elliptical hemocyte with a relatively large nucleus and intensely basophilic cytoplasm that divides and gives rise to other types of cells; hemocytoblast; stem cell; urzellen.
prolegs n.pl. [L. pro, before; ON. leggr, leg] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The fleshy abdominal legs of larvae; false legs.
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