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Definitions for metamere
ˈmɛt əˌmɪərmetamere

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. metamere, somitenoun

    one of a series of similar body segments into which some animals are divided longitudinally


  1. metamere

    A metamere is a repeated segment or unit that occurs along the body of an organism, often seen in the segmented body structures of various animals, such as insects, annelid worms, and some vertebrates. This term is also used in chemistry to describe isomer compounds with the same molecular formula but different structural arrangements.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Metamerenoun

    one of successive or homodynamous parts in animals and plants; one of a series of similar parts that follow one another in a vertebrate or articulate animal, as in an earthworm; a segment; a somite. See Illust. of Loeven's larva

  2. Etymology: [Pref. meta- + -mere.]


  1. Metamere

    a segment, somite or athromere.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of metamere in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of metamere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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