premedian

adjective
pre·​median | \ "+ \
variants: or premedial \ "+ \

Definition of premedian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : lying in front of the middle of the body
2 [premedia + -an, -al] : of, relating to, or being a vein of the wing of an insect now usually regarded as a part of the media

premedian

noun
\ " \
variants: or premedial \ " \

Definition of premedian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a premedian vein

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Adjective

pre- + median, medial

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“Premedian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/premedian. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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