"meroblast" Definition

  1. n. An ovum, as that of a mammal, only partially composed of germinal matter, that is, consisting of both a germinal portion and an albuminous or nutritive one; -- opposed to holoblast.

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Position in dictionary: 61263 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "meroblast": 2
Words that end with "meroblast": 1
Words that contain "meroblast": 2
Next words in dictionary: meroblastic, merocele, meroistic, meropidan, meropodite, merorganization, meros, merosome, merostomata, merou
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English Dictionary Definition of meroblast

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