myophore

noun
my·​o·​phore | \ ˈmīəˌfō(ə)r, -fȯ(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of myophore

: a part or process of a shell (as of a clam) adapted for the attachment of a muscle

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Other Words from myophore

myophorous \ (ˈ)mī¦äf(ə)rəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for myophore

my- + -phore

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“Myophore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/myophore. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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