Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun That part of the apodeme of a crustacean which arises from the interepimeral membrane which connects the somites; a pleural or lateral piece of the endothorax, as distinguished from an endosternite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The portion of each apodeme developed from the interepimeral membrane in certain crustaceans.

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  • noun zoology The portion of each apodeme developed from the interepimeral membrane in certain crustaceans.

Etymologies

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endo- + Ancient Greek a rib.

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