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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology, situated on the outer wall, or parietal surface, or somatic side, of the cœloma or body-cavity; somatopleural: said chiefly of bodies derived from a four-layered germ, and hence with reference to the somato-pleure or parietal division of the mesoderm.

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