Definition of mesopleuron in English:

mesopleuron

noun

Entomology
  • Either of the pleura of the mesothorax of an insect.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Maunder (1785–1849), compiler of reference works. From meso- + pleuron.

Pronunciation

mesopleuron

/ˌmɛsə(ʊ)ˈplʊərɒn/