"morula" Definition

  1. n. The sphere or globular mass of cells (blastomeres), formed by the clevage of the ovum or egg in the first stages of its development; -- called also mulberry mass, segmentation sphere, and blastosphere. See Segmentation.

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Position in dictionary: 63882 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "morula": 3
Words that end with "morula": 1
Words that contain "morula": 3
Next words in dictionary: morulae, morulation, morus, morwe, morwening, mosaic, mosaical, mosaically, mosaism, mosasaur
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