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celom

[ see-luhm ]
/ ˈsi ləm /
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noun, plural ce·loms, ce·lo·ma·ta [si-loh-muh-tuh]. /sɪˈloʊ mə tə/.

a variant of coelom.

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British Dictionary definitions for celom

celom
/ (ˈsiːləm) /

noun

a less frequent US spelling of coelom
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Medical definitions for celom

celom
[ sēləm ]

n.

Variant ofcoelom
ce•lomic (-lŏmĭk) adj.
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