antimere

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an·ti·mere

 (ăn′tĭ-mîr′)
n.
A part or division in the body of a bilaterally or radially symmetric animal that corresponds to an opposite or similar part.

an′ti·mer′ic (-mĕr′ĭk) adj.

antimere

(ˈæntɪˌmɪə)
n
(Biology) a part or organ of a bilaterally or radially symmetrical organism that corresponds to a similar structure on the other side of the axis, such as the right or left limb of a four-legged animal. Also called: actinomere
antimeric adj
antimerism n
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