polymerous


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po·lym·er·ous

 (pə-lĭm′ər-əs)
adj. Biology
Consisting of numerous parts, members, or segments.

polymerous

(pəˈlɪmərəs)
adj
1. (Botany) (of flowers) having the petals, sepals, and other parts arranged in whorls of many parts
2. (Biology) biology having or being composed of many parts
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Polymerous leaf whorls in vascular plants: Developmental morphology and fuzziness of organ identities.
The swash-block, along with the integral saddle, cylinder-mounted polymerous journal bearings, and sealed front shaft bearings, all work together to contribute to the pump's ability to run on low viscosity or other special fluids.
The pumps have rotation convertibility for right-and-left-hand driven pumps, as well as an SAE heavy-duty splined or keyed shaft, a patented pressure lubricated swashblock, and a cylinder mortared in polymerous hydrodynamic journal bearings.