metameric

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adjective meta·mer·ic \ˌme-tə-ˈmer-ik, -ˈmir-\

Definition of metameric

  1. 1a :  composed of metameres :  exhibiting bodily metamerism :  segmental metameric animals a metameric body planb :  of, relating to, or occurring in a metamere metameric arrangement of lateral blood vessels in the abdominal wall

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being either of two colors that appear identical to the eye but are composed of different combinations of wavelengths of light a metameric pair of color samples

metamerically

play \ˌme-tə-ˈmer-i-k(ə-)lē, -ˈmir-\ adverb a metamerically segmented animal

1875

First Known Use of metameric

1875


Medical Dictionary

metameric

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adjective meta·mer·ic \ˌmet-ə-ˈmer-ik\

Medical Definition of metameric

  1. 1:  relating to or exhibiting chemical metamerism :  isomeric

  2. 2a:  of, relating to, or exhibiting bodily metamerism a metameric animalb:  of, relating to, or occurring in a metamere metameric arrangement of blood vessels

  3. 3:  of, relating to, or being color metamers a metameric pair

metamerically

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