Met"a*mere (?), n. [Pref. meta- + -mere.] Biol.

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.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.