plural noun
Ol·​i·​gom·​era | \ ˌäləˈgämərə \

Definition of Oligomera

in some classifications
: a division of invertebrate animals having the body divided into few or obscure segments

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History and Etymology for Oligomera

New Latin, from olig- + -mera (from Greek meros part)

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“Oligomera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oligomera. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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