plural noun Pen·tam·e·ra \pen‧ˈtamərə\

Definition of Pentamera

  1. :  an artificial division of beetles including those normally having five-jointed tarsi and embracing about half of all the known beetles


\-rən\ noun, plural


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Origin and Etymology of pentamera

New Latin, from penta- + Greek meros part — more at merit

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capable of being understood in two ways

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