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meso-

[′me·zō]
(chemistry)
A prefix meaning intermediate or middle, as in denoting inactive optical isomers, the form of intermediate inorganic acid, the middle position in cyclic organic compounds, or a ring system with middle ring positions.
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In Step 1, we entered the control variables, followed by the main effects of micro-, meso- and macro-level uncertainty and the three organization structure variables in Step 2.
Based on contingency theory and organizational theory, we hypothesized a relationship between process (SCI), structure (centralization, formalization and flatness) and environment (micro-, meso- and macro-level uncertainty).
All spines of the mesonotum, meso- and metapleurae dull red, the marginal spines of the mesonotum with distinct black points.
Meso- and metapleurae with a longitudinal row of tubercles ([male]) or blunt spines ([female]).
As already explained, control plots had the highest relative cover followed by meso- and mega-herbivore plots, while cattle plots had the lowest cover.
Int'l symposium on Macro-, Meso-, Micro- and Nano-Mechanics of Materials (2003: Hong Kong) Ed.