actinomere


actinomere
n. [Gr. aktis, ray; meros, part]
A segment of a radially segmented organism.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Actinomere — Ac*tin o*mere, n. [Gr. ?, ?, ray + ? part.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the radial segments composing the body of one of the C[oe]lenterata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • actinomere — ac·ti·no·mere (ăk tĭnʹə mîr ) n. One of the segments forming the body of a radially symmetric animal. * * * …   Universalium

  • actinomere — ac·tin·o·mere …   English syllables

  • actinomere — /ækˈtɪnəmɪə/ (say ak tinuhmear) noun a part corresponding to an opposite or similar part in an organism which is bilaterally or radially symmetrical; antimere. {actino (def. 2) + mere} –actinomeric, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • actinomere — …   Useful english dictionary

  • antimere — /ˈæntimɪə/ (say anteemear) noun → actinomere. –antimeric /æntiˈmɛrɪk/ (say antee merik), adjective –antimerism /ænˈtɪmərɪzəm/ (say an timuhrizuhm), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • actinomeric — adjective see actinomere …   Useful english dictionary

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