Dimyaria

plural noun
Di·​my·​ar·​ia | \ˌdīˌmīˈa(a)rēə\

Definition of Dimyaria 

in some classifications

: a division of Lamellibranchia comprising the bivalve mollusks with both anterior and posterior adductor muscles, sometimes used synonymously with Isomyaria but commonly including also Heteromyaria — compare monomyaria

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Other Words from Dimyaria

dimyarian \¦dīˌmī¦a(a)rēən \ adjective or noun
dimyaric \-​ī¦arik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Dimyaria

New Latin, from di- + -myaria

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