squamation[skwā mā′s̸hən, skwə-]
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- the condition of being squamate
- epidermal scale arrangement
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The condition of being scaly.
- An arrangement of scales, as on a fish.