[mer-uh-plangk-tuh n] /ˌmɛr əˈplæŋk tən/
a floating mass of eggs and larvae of organisms that are nektonic or benthic in their adult stage; temporary plankton.
plankton consisting of organisms at a certain stage of their life cycles, esp larvae, the other stages not being spent as part of the plankton community Compare holoplankton
[mee-rops] /ˈmi rɒps/ noun 1. (in the Iliad) a Percosian augur who foresaw and unsuccessfully tried to prevent the death of his sons in the Trojan War.
merorachischisis mer·o·ra·chis·chi·sis or mer·or·rha·chis·chi·sis (měr’ō-rə-kĭs’kĭ-sĭs) n. The fissure of a portion of the spinal cord.
[mee-ros] /ˈmi rɒs/ noun 1. (in the Doric order) a flat surface between two channels of a triglyph.
merosmia me·ros·mi·a (mə-rŏz’mē-ə) n. A partial loss of the sense of smell leading to an inability to perceive certain odors.