Definition of Ommatidial

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the ommatidia. ¹



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Definition of Ommatidial

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ommatidial

omittance
omittances
omitted
omitter
omitters
omitting
omkar
omkars
omlah
omlahs
ommastrephes
ommatea
ommateal
ommateum
ommatidia
ommatidial (current term)
ommatidium
ommatophore
ommatophores
ommaya reservoir
ommission
ommissions
ommochrome
ommochromes
omneities
omneity
omni-
omniana
omnianas
omniarch

Literary usage of Ommatidial

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1. Studies from the Biological Laboratory by Johns Hopkins University Biological Laboratory (1890)
"Beneath ommatidial area a well defined basement membrane (B. M), ... On both sides of the ommatidial area we find the lateral invagination of the ectoderm. ..."

2. The American Geologist: A Monthly Journal of Geology and Allied Sciences by Newton Horace Winchell (1889)
"No evidence is preserved of crystalline cones in the ommatidial cavities, though they may have been removed in the decomposition of the soft parts of the ..."

3. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology by Museum of Comparative Zoology, John E. Cadle, Harvard University (1891)
"... which I there described as giving rise to the ommatidial layer of the eye, in reality gives rise to the ganglion ..."

4. Bulletin of the Essex Institute by Essex Institute (1889)
"... I there described as giving rise to the ommatidial layer of the eye, in reality gives rise to the ganglion of the eye which in the adult is contained ..."

5. Mittheilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapel: Zugleich ein by Stazione zoologica di Napoli (1886)
"75 y) indicate where the outer ends of the ommatidial cells were attached to the corneal membrane, which has at those points ..."

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