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Definition of MER
noun\ˈmər, ˈmer\(Medical Dictionary)
Medical Definition of MER
: the repeating structural unit of a polymer—often prefixed with a number indicating the number of units in the polymer <synthesized two 20-mers>
Among the Cheremi and Udmurt peoples of Russia, a sacred grove where people of several villages gathered periodically to hold religious festivals and sacrifice animals to nature gods. The groves where the mer festivals were held were not fenced (seelud) and did not have permanent altars. Mer festivals were infrequent; five years or more might elapse between them.