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Related to metameric: metameric segmentation
Any of the homologous segments that compose the bodies of certain animals; a somite.
met′a·mer′ic (-mĕr′ĭk, -mîr′-) adj.
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1. (Zoology) divided into or consisting of metameres. See also metamerism1
2. (Chemistry) of or concerned with metamerism
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|Adj.||1.||metameric - having the body divided into successive metameres or segments, as in earthworms or lobsters|
divided - separated into parts or pieces; "opinions are divided"
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