Words nearby dimerous
OTHER WORDS FROM dimerousdim·er·ism, nounun·dim·er·ous, adjective
Examples from the Web for dimerous
Dimerous insects are those that have two joints in all their tarsi.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby
Dimerous and tetramerous symmetry occur also among dicotyledons.
So in fuchsias, a very common deviation consists in a trimerous and rarely a dimerous symmetry of the flower.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
Thus fig. 38 shows a pentamerous symmetrical flower, with dimerous pistil.
Darwin afterwards gave a doubtful explanation of this, and concluded that the ovary is dimerous.More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II|Charles Darwin