Definition of Meroblast

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.



Definition of Meroblast

1. Noun. (biology) An ovum (egg) that has both germinal and nutritive parts ¹

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Medical Definition of Meroblast

1. 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. Origin: Gr. Part. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Meroblast

mermaidlike
mermaids
merman
mermayde
mermen
mermin
mermithoidea
mermoid
mermonster
mermonsters
mermother
merms
mero-
meroanencephaly
meroblast (current term)
meroblastic
meroblastic cleavage
meroblastically
merocele
merocerite
meroclone
meroclones
merocrine
merocrine gland
merocyanine
merocyanines
merocyte
merodiastolic
merodiploid

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