Meaning of pleurum in English:

pleurum

Pronunciation /ˈplʊərəm/ /ˈplɔːrəm/

noun

Zoology
  • The pleuron of an arthropod.

    Not distinguishable from pleuron when used in the plural only.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From pleuron, with alteration of the ending after tergum and sternum.