Definition of segmentation:
division, subdivision, allocation, partitioning, rationing, part, air division, sectionalisation, section, breakdown, sectionalization, divider, variance, class, disengagement, separation, split, naval division, diffusion, partition, cleavage.
- "Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects", C. V. Riley.
- "The Splash of a Drop", A. M. Worthington.
Professor Morgan found that if he destroyed half of a frog's egg after the first segmentation, the remaining half gave rise to half an embryo, but that if he put the half- egg upside down, and compressed it between two glass plates, he got a perfect embryo frog of half the normal size.- "The Breath of Life", John Burroughs.