uromere

[ yoo r-uh-meer ]
/ ˈyʊər əˌmɪər /

noun

any segment of the abdomen of an arthropod.

Origin of uromere

First recorded in 1895–1900; uro-2 + -mere

Related forms

u·ro·mer·ic [yoo r-uh-mer-ik] /ˌyʊər əˈmɛr ɪk/, adjective
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