Definition of Swimmerets

1. Noun. (plural of swimmeret) ¹



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Definition of Swimmerets

1. swimmeret [n] - See also: swimmeret

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Swimmerets

swim the Tiber
swim upstream
swim with sharks
swimathon
swimathons
swimbladder
swimfin
swimfins
swimlane
swimmable
swimmably
swimmed
swimmer's itch
swimmeret
swimmerets (current term)
swimmers
swimmest
swimmeth
swimmier
swimmiest
swimmily
swimming bath
swimming bell
swimming cap
swimming costume
swimming costumes
swimming crab
swimming event

Literary usage of Swimmerets

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1. Natural History of the American Lobster by Francis Hobart Herrick (1911)
"ARTERIAL SUPPLY OF THE swimmerets. The dorsal or superior abdominal artery passes backward just above the intestine and gives off six pairs of segmental ..."

2. Heredity and Sex by Thomas Hunt Morgan (1913)
"... under side of abdomen of a similar male specimen, showing reduction of copulatory styles and presence of asymmetrically placed swimmerets characteristic ..."

3. Studies of Animal Life: A Series of Laboratory Exercises for the Use of High by Herbert Eugene Walter, Worrallo Whitney, Frederic Colby Lucas (1900)
"The swimmerets. The appendages of the abdomen are called swim- ... What are the movements of the swimmerets? (Watch crayfishes in water.) e. ..."

4. A Laboratory Manual for Elementary Zoölogy by Libbie Henrietta Hyman (1919)
"The swimmerets of the second to fifth abdominal segments are very similar to ... The sixth pair of swimmerets, called the uropods, is greatly enlarged and ..."

5. Design in Nature: Illustrated by Spiral and Other Arrangements in the by James Bell Pettigrew (1908)
"When a pair of swimmerets are seen in their normal position, from before or behind, ... The swimmerets move very rapidly and more or less rhythmically ..."

6. The Primary Teacher (1882)
"How many swimmerets are there on a ring? " "There arc two. ... Do you see why these swimmerets at the end need to be so much larger than the others ? ..."

7. Advanced Elementary Science: Being Part II of Systematic Science Teaching, a by Edward Gardnier Howe (1900)
"Appendages 2 (Pair of swimmerets.) How are these swimmerets constructed ? ... This and the four flaps of the sixth segment's swimmerets together form the ..."

8. Advanced Elementary Science: Being Part II of Systematic Science Teaching, a by Edward Gardiner Howe (1900)
"How are these swimmerets constructed ? What motion have they ? 17. ... This and the four flaps of the sixth segment's swimmerets together form the " telson. ..."

9. Natural History of the American Lobster by Francis Hobart Herrick (1911)
"ARTERIAL SUPPLY OF THE swimmerets. The dorsal or superior abdominal artery passes backward just above the intestine and gives off six pairs of segmental ..."

10. Heredity and Sex by Thomas Hunt Morgan (1913)
"... under side of abdomen of a similar male specimen, showing reduction of copulatory styles and presence of asymmetrically placed swimmerets characteristic ..."

11. Studies of Animal Life: A Series of Laboratory Exercises for the Use of High by Herbert Eugene Walter, Worrallo Whitney, Frederic Colby Lucas (1900)
"The swimmerets. The appendages of the abdomen are called swim- ... What are the movements of the swimmerets? (Watch crayfishes in water.) e. ..."

12. A Laboratory Manual for Elementary Zoölogy by Libbie Henrietta Hyman (1919)
"The swimmerets of the second to fifth abdominal segments are very similar to ... The sixth pair of swimmerets, called the uropods, is greatly enlarged and ..."

13. Design in Nature: Illustrated by Spiral and Other Arrangements in the by James Bell Pettigrew (1908)
"When a pair of swimmerets are seen in their normal position, from before or behind, ... The swimmerets move very rapidly and more or less rhythmically ..."

14. The Primary Teacher (1882)
"How many swimmerets are there on a ring? " "There arc two. ... Do you see why these swimmerets at the end need to be so much larger than the others ? ..."

15. Advanced Elementary Science: Being Part II of Systematic Science Teaching, a by Edward Gardnier Howe (1900)
"Appendages 2 (Pair of swimmerets.) How are these swimmerets constructed ? ... This and the four flaps of the sixth segment's swimmerets together form the ..."

16. Advanced Elementary Science: Being Part II of Systematic Science Teaching, a by Edward Gardiner Howe (1900)
"How are these swimmerets constructed ? What motion have they ? 17. ... This and the four flaps of the sixth segment's swimmerets together form the " telson. ..."

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