organ of Tömösvary

organ of Tö·​mös·​va·​ry | \ -ˈtə(r)məshˌvärē, -ˈtə̄m- \

Definition of organ of Tömösvary

: either of a pair of cephalic sensory organs of unknown function in many myriopods

History and Etymology for organ of Tömösvary

from the name Tömösvary

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“Organ of Tömösvary.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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