arthromere

[ ahr-thruh-meer ]
/ ˈɑr θrəˌmɪər /

noun Zoology.

any of the segments or parts of a jointed animal.

Nearby words

  1. arthrogram,
  2. arthrography,
  3. arthrogryposis,
  4. arthrolith,
  5. arthrolysis,
  6. arthrometer,
  7. arthrometry,
  8. arthropathic,
  9. arthropathy,
  10. arthrophyma

Origin of arthromere


Related formsar·thro·mer·ic [ahr-thruh-mer-ik] /ˌɑr θrəˈmɛr ɪk/, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for arthromere

arthromere

/ (ˈɑːθrəˌmɪə, ˌɑːθrəˈmɛrɪk) /

noun

any of the segments of the body of an arthropod
Derived Formsarthromeric, adjective

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