Definition of swimmeret in English:


Line breaks: swim|meret
Pronunciation: /ˈswɪmərɛt


  • another term for pleopod.
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    • A setose lobster has distinct hairs on the swimmerets under its tails, indicating breeding condition.
    • After fertilization, she glues the eggs to her swimmerets (swimming legs).
    • She peered at the remains through an oversized magnifying glass, paying careful attention to the swimmerets near the tail.

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