Related formsso·mi·tal [soh-mi-tl] /ˈsoʊ mɪ tl/, so·mit·ic [soh-mit-ik] /soʊˈmɪt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for somite
But the mouth remains as an inpushing of the wall of the first somite.
(d) The appendages of the third somite (second post-oral) are clawless oral papillae.
Only one somite following the first post-oral or mandibular segment has its appendages modified as jaws.
In fact, more or less complete “excalation” of the somite takes place.
Ventral tentacular cirrus of second somite of a thin or foliaceous and asymmetrical form.