Definition of mesopodial in English:

mesopodial

adjective

Zoology
  • 1Designating any of a series of small bones which make up the carpus or the tarsus of a tetrapod (especially a reptile or amphibian); of or relating to this series of bones.

  • 2Of or relating to the mesopodium of a mollusc.

  • 3Botany. Of or relating to the mesopodium of a leaf or inflorescence.

noun

Zoology
  • A mesopodial bone.

Origin

Late 19th century.

Pronunciation

mesopodial

/ˌmɛsə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəl/