Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of the primitive segments, or metameres, of an animal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the primitive segments, or metameres, of an animal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the primitive or rudimentary somites or segments of an embryonic worm or arthropod.

Etymologies

proto- +‎ somite (Wiktionary)

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