hemapodium

noun he·ma·po·di·um \ˌhēməˈpōdēəm, ˌhem-\
variants: or

hemapod

\ˈhēməˌpäd, ˈhem-\

Definition of hemapodium

plural

hemapodia

also

hemapodiums

or

hemapods

  1. :  the dorsal lobe of a parapodium

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Origin and Etymology of hemapodium

hemapodium, New Latin, from hema- + podium; hemapod from hema- + -pod; from its proximity to the dorsal blood vessel


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