Definition of Tagma

1. Noun. (anatomy) A specialized grouping of arthropodan segments, such as the head, the thorax, and the abdomen with a common function. ¹

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Definition of Tagma

1. a region of the body [n TAGMATA]

Tagma Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tagma

taglia
tagliacotain
tagliacotian
tagliacotian operation
tagliarini
tagliatelle
tagliatelles
tagliatelli
taglike
tagline
taglines
taglioni
taglionis
taglock
taglocks
tagma (current term)
tagmata
tagmeme
tagmemes
tagmemic
tagmemically
tagmemics
tagnicate
tagrag
tagrags
tags
tags off
tags on
tagsore
tagtail

Literary usage of Tagma

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1. The Inhabitants of the Philippines by Frederic Henry Read Sawyer (1900)
"tagma-sa-yuta, or Lord of the Earth. tagma-sa-manga ... tagma-sa-manga Suba, or Lord of the Rivers. tagma-sa- ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"tagmata " or regions of a fixed number of similarly modified somites —each tagma differing in the modification of its fixed number of somites from that ..."

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