merocerite

noun
me·​roc·​er·​ite | \məˈräsəˌrīt\
plural -s

Definition of merocerite 

: the fourth segment of the antenna of a crustacean

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Other Words from merocerite

meroceritic \⸗¦⸗⸗¦ritik \ adjective

History and Etymology for merocerite

mer- + Greek keras horn, antenna + English -ite

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