/ (ˈɛpɪˌmɪə) /
Save This Word!
embryol the dorsal part of the mesoderm of a vertebrate embryo, consisting of a series of segments (somites)
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Words nearby epimere
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Example sentences from the Web for epimere
The cavity of the epimere disappears, and its walls form the muscle and cutis plates of the body.The Origin of Vertebrates|Walter Holbrook Gaskell
Medical definitions for epimere
[ ĕp′ə-mîr′ ]
The dorsal portion of the mesoderm of a chordate embryo that forms skeletal muscles.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.