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n.1.(Anat.) A myotome.
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This because the muscle named 'posterior intermandibularis' in Greenwood's (1971) page 21 does appear to have a myocommata dividing its anterior and posterior portions, which is very similar to the myocommata dividing the anterior and posterior portions (i.
Using light microscopy, and image processing and analysis, they found the distance between myofibrils decreased gradually with time, both in longitudinal- and cross-sections of tissue, due to myofibril detachment from the myocommata.