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polymerous

(pə-lĭm′ər-əs)
adj. Biology
Consisting of numerous parts, members, or segments.
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The open loop pumps feature a rotating group design with rugged cylinder design and hardened cylinder surfaces, maximum pressure of 4250 psi (293 bar), and a cylinder mounted in polymerous hydrodynamic journal bearings.
Several other features are designed to enhance the pump's ability to run on low viscosity or special fluids, including sealed front shaft bearings, a swashblock with polymerous bearings and hardened steel shoes with a specially designed face for increased fluid retention.
Polymerous androecium and its development in the flower of Thea sinensis L.