meromyarian

adjective
mero·​my·​ar·​i·​an | \ ¦merōˌmī¦a(a)rēən \
variants: or less commonly meromyarial \ -​ēəl \

Definition of meromyarian

: having few cells in each quadrant of a cross section used of the arrangement of muscle cells in a nematode worm

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Other Words from meromyarian

meromyarity \ ˌ⸗⸗ˌmīˈarətē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for meromyarian

mer- + Greek mys muscle, mouse + English -arian or -arial

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“Meromyarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meromyarian. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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