paramere

noun par·a·mere \ˈparəˌmi(ə)r\

Definition of paramere

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the right or left half of a bilateral animal or of a somite

  2. 2 :  any of several paired structures of an insect and especially of its ninth abdominal segment

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Origin and Etymology of paramere

International Scientific Vocabulary 1para- + -mere


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