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  • n. The embryonic structure that develops into the branchial arch

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In embryology, one of the segments of the vertebrate embryo as indicated by the presence of a visceral arch and cleft; a branchial segment or metamere.

Etymologies

From branchio- + -mere (Wiktionary)

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