epimere


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epimere

 [ep´ĭ-mēr]
the dorsal portion of a somite, from which are formed muscles innervated by the dorsal ramus of a spinal nerve.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ep·i·mere

(ep'i-mēr),
The dorsal part of the myotome. See: myotome (3).
[epi- + G. meros, part]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ep·i·mere

(ep'i-mēr)
The dorsal part of the myotome.
See: myotome (3)
[epi- + G. meros, part]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

epimere

the dorsal part of the mesoderm of a vertebrate embryo, consisting of a series of SOMITES.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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