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heteromerous Syllabification: het·er·om·er·ous
Pronunciation: /ˌhedəˈrämərəs/

Definition of heteromerous in English:


Having or composed of parts that differ in number or position.
Example sentences
  • Diagnostic characters for adults include emarginate eyes, definite epistomal margin, heteromerous tarsi, closed prothoracic coxal cavities, concealed antennal insertions, usually stout, moniliform or incrassate antennae (occasionally serrate or clubbed), and paired abdominal defensive glandular reservoirs.
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