platymyarian

adjective
platy·​my·​ar·​i·​an
variants: or less commonly platymyarial \ -​rēəl \

Definition of platymyarian

of nematode muscle cells
: having the myofibrils restricted to the region next the hypodermis — compare coelomyarian

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History and Etymology for platymyarian

platy- + my- + -aria + -an or -al

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“Platymyarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/platymyarian. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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