Definition of swimmeret in English:

swimmeret

Line breaks: swim|meret
Pronunciation: /ˈswɪmərɛt
 
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noun

  • another term for pleopod.
    More example sentences
    • 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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