neuromere

noun
neu·​ro·​mere | \ ˈn(y)u̇r-ə-ˌmi(ə)r How to pronounce neuromere (audio) \

Medical Definition of neuromere

: a metameric segment of the vertebrate nervous system the neuromeres of the spinal cord are identified by the exits of the spinal nerves

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“Neuromere.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuromere. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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