polythalamous

adjective
poly·​thal·​a·​mous

Definition of polythalamous

: many chambered also : forming or characterized by many-chambered tests or cysts polythalamous foraminiferans polythalamous gall insects

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History and Etymology for polythalamous

poly- + thalam- (from Greek thalamos chamber), + -ous

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“Polythalamous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polythalamous. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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