polymerous


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polymerous

(pə-lĭm′ər-əs)
adj. Biology
Consisting of numerous parts, members, or segments.
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research universities, he says, have become more polymerous; "ivory towers they are no longer." Second, professional and practical studies have proliferated and now tend to dominate the universities.
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 leaf whorls in vascular plants: Developmental morphology and fuzziness of organ identities.
Polymerous androecium and its development in the flower of Thea sinensis L.