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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the middle region of the abdomen, or of the stomach.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the mesogaster.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the middle gastric lobe of the carapace of a crab.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the middle region of the abdomen, or of the stomach.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the mesogaster.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the middle gastric lobe of the carapace of a crab.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the meso-gastrium; umbilical, as a region of the abdomen; mesenteric with reference to the stomach or to the mesogaster.
  • In Crustacea, situated. in the middle of the gastric lobe of the carapace: specifically applied to a median subdivision of that lobe, the mesogastric lobe. See cut, under Brachyura.

Etymologies

meso- +‎ gastric (Wiktionary)

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