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sarcomere

noun sar·co·mere \ˈsär-kə-ˌmir\

Definition of SARCOMERE

:  any of the repeating structural units of striated muscle fibrils

First Known Use of SARCOMERE

1891
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sarcomere

noun sar·co·mere \ˈsär-kə-ˌmi(ə)r\

Medical Definition of SARCOMERE

:  any of the repeating structural units of striated muscle fibrils
sar·co·mer·ic \ˌsär-kə-ˈmer-ik\ adjective

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