Definition of polymerous in English:

polymerous

Line breaks: poly¦mer|ous
Pronunciation: /pəˈlɪm(ə)rəs
 
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adjective

Biology
  • Having or consisting of many parts: cnidaria with polymerous radial symmetry
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    • During the second stage of fixation, interfibrillar cross-links are apparently formed as judged by the appearance of highly polymerous DNA at the start of the electrophoretic gel.
    • After irradiation for 12-15 min, a fraction of highly polymerous DNA appears, which remains at the start of the gel under the electrophoretic conditions used in these experiments.
    • The proximal aulacophore is polymerous, rather than tetramerous (as in most other stylophorans) and superficially similar to that of the earliest stylophoran, Ceratocystis.

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