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Peristomium

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Peristomium Same as Peristome.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n peristomium In botany and zoology, a peristome
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

The peristomium has no setae, and the setae generally are hair-like or uncinate, often forming almost complete rings.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
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