mesomere

noun
me·​so·​mere | \ ˈme-zə-ˌmir How to pronounce mesomere (audio) , ˈmē- How to pronounce mesomere (audio) , -sə- How to pronounce mesomere (audio) \

Definition of mesomere

: a blastomere of medium size also : an intermediate part of the mesoderm

First Known Use of mesomere

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Mesomere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesomere. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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mesomere

noun
me·​so·​mere | \ ˈmez-ə-ˌmi(ə)r How to pronounce mesomere (audio) , ˈmēz- How to pronounce mesomere (audio) , ˈmēs- How to pronounce mesomere (audio) , ˈmes- \

Medical Definition of mesomere

: a blastomere of medium size also : an intermediate part of the mesoderm

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