Urosternite U`ro*ster"nite, n. [2d uro- + sternum.] (Zo["o]l.) The sternal, or under piece, of any one of the uromeres of insects and other arthropods. [1913 Webster]

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  • urosternite — n. [Gr. oura, tail; sternon, chest] (ARTHROPODA) The sternal or ventral part of the uromeres …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • urosternite — uro·sternite …   English syllables

  • urosternite — |yu̇rō+ noun Etymology: ur (II) + sternite : the sternite of a uromere …   Useful english dictionary

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