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branchiomere

noun bran·chio·mere \ ˈbraŋ-kē-ə-ˌmi(ə)r \

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

branchiomeric

play \ˌbraŋ-kē-ə-ˈmer-ik\ adjective

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