endophragm

noun
en·​do·​phragm
plural -s

Definition of endophragm

: septum specifically : one formed by the apodemes of the crustacean thorax

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Other Words from endophragm

endophragmal \ ¦⸗⸗¦fragməl \ adjective

History and Etymology for endophragm

International Scientific Vocabulary end- + -phragm (as in diaphragm)

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“Endophragm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endophragm. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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