metagastric

adjective
meta·​gastric | \ "+ \

Definition of metagastric

: of or relating to the two posterior gastric lobes of the carapace of a crab

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History and Etymology for metagastric

meta- + gastric

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“Metagastric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metagastric. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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