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Medical Term:

deutomerite

Pronunciation: du-tom'er-it

Definition: The posterior nucleated portion of an attached cephalont in a gregarine protozoan, separated by an ectoplasmic septum from the anterior portion, or protomerite.

[deuto- + L. meros, part]

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