plural noun

: an order of primitive labyrinthodonts including most of the larger Carboniferous amphibians and having vertebrae in which both intercentra and pleurocentra are complete disks

Word History


New Latin, from embol- + -meri (from Greek meros part)

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“Embolomeri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Embolomeri. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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