metameral

metameric

[met-uh-mer-ik]
adjective
1.
Also, metameral [muh-tam-er-uhl] . Zoology.
a.
consisting of metameres.
b.
pertaining to metamerism.
2.
Chemistry. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of metamerism.

Origin:
1840–50; metamere + -ic

metamerically, adverb
intermetameric, adjective
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metamere (ˈmɛtəˌmɪə)
 
n
Also called: somite one of the similar body segments into which earthworms, crayfish, and similar animals are divided longitudinally
 
[C19: from meta- + -mere]
 
metameral
 
adj

metameric (ˌmɛtəˈmɛrɪk)
 
adj
1.  See also metamerism divided into or consisting of metameres
2.  of or concerned with metamerism
 
metamerically
 
adv

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