plural noun

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
adjective or noun

Word History


New Latin, from di- + -myaria

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“Dimyaria.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dimyaria. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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