branchiomere

noun
bran·​chio·​mere | \ ˈbraŋ-kē-ə-ˌmi(ə)r How to pronounce branchiomere (audio) \

Medical Definition of branchiomere

: a branchial segment especially : one of the metameres indicated by the branchial arches and clefts of the embryo of air-breathing vertebrates

Other Words from branchiomere

branchiomeric \ ˌbraŋ-​kē-​ə-​ˈmer-​ik How to pronounce branchiomeric (audio) \ adjective

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“Branchiomere.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/branchiomere. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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