Origin of meristic
First Known Use: 1894
Rhymes with meristic
artistic, autistic, ballistic, Buddhistic, cladistic, cubistic, deistic, ekistic, eristic, faunistic, floristic, heuristic, holistic, hubristic, juristic, linguistic, logistic, monistic, patristic, phlogistic, puristic, simplistic, sophistic, statistic, stylistic, Taoistic, theistic, Thomistic, touristic, tropistic, truistic, veristic, Yahwistic
Medical Definition of meristic
1: of, relating to, or divided into segments (as metameres) <meristic organization of body structures>
2: characterized by or involving modification in number or in geometrical relation of body parts <meristic variation>
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