desegmentation

noun
de·​segmentation | \ (¦)dē+ \

Definition of desegmentation

zoology
: coalescence of distinct segments : loss of segmentation

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History and Etymology for desegmentation

de- + segmentation

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“Desegmentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/desegmentation. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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