noun, plural pleu·ra [ploor-uh]. /ˈplʊər ə/. Entomology.
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Origin of pleuron
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Example sentences from the Web for pleuron
But the anger of Artemis was not yet soothed, and she roused a strife between the men of Pleuron and the men of Kalydon.
From the median tubercle to the outer edge of the pleuron of the second thoracic segment the distance is 3.7 mm.The Appendages, Anatomy, and Relationships of Trilobites|Percy Edward Raymond
For Meleagros sought to have the head, and the Kouretes of Pleuron cared not to take the hide only for their portion.
On each side the tergum overlaps the sternum, and hangs down as a side-flap, or pleuron.The Life of Crustacea|William Thomas Calman