uniserial

/ (ˌjuːnɪˈsɪərɪəl) /

adjective

in or relating to a single series

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Example sentences from the Web for uniserial

  • The strobile measured only two or three inches in length, and showed a uniserial disposition of the reproductive pores.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
  • Differentiation within the vertebrate phylum is therefore not uniserial, but takes place in several directions.

    Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
  • The pinnules never branch again, since in the uniserial mode of budding a polyp never forms a second polyp-bud.