tergum

noun ter·gum \ ˈtər-gəm \

Definition of tergum

plural terga play \-gə\
:the dorsal part or plate of a segment of an arthropod

tergal

play \-gəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of tergum

New Latin, from Latin, back


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tergum

noun ter·gum \ ˈtər-gəm \

medical Definition of tergum

plural terga play \-gə\
:the dorsal part or plate of a segment of an arthropod

tergal

play \-gəl\ adjective

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