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Meaning of DEME

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Deme\ (d[=e]m), n. [Gr. dh^mos.]
1. (Gr. Antiq.) A territorial subdivision of Attica (also of
   modern Greece), corresponding to a township. --Jowett
   (Thucyd.).

2. (Biol.) An undifferentiated aggregate of cells or
   plastids.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. A locally interbreeding group within a geographic population.
  2. Group of organisms (all of the same species) that is genetically self-sustaining and isolated geographically or temporally during reproduction.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: the local breeding population; the smallest reproductive population.
 

 

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