Müllerian body

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Mullerian body

Definition of Müllerian body

  1. :  one of the minute nitrogenous and oily glands on the leaves of a myrmecophyte (Cecropia adenopus) serving as food for the symbiotic ants that inhabit the plant

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Origin and Etymology of müllerian body

müllerian probably from the name Müller + English -an

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capable of being understood in two ways

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