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blastocoel

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noun blas·to·coel \ˈblas-tə-ˌsēl\

Definition of blastocoel

  1. :  the fluid-filled cavity of a blastula — see blastula illustration

blastocoelic

play \ˌblas-tə-ˈsē-lik\ adjective


Variants of blastocoel

or

blastocoele

Origin and Etymology of blastocoel

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1875


Medical Dictionary

blastocoel

noun blas·to·coel

Medical Definition of blastocoel

  1. :  the cavity of a blastula—called also segmentation cavity

blastocoelic

\ˌblas-tə-ˈsē-lik\play adjective


Illustration of blastocoel

Variants of blastocoel

or

blastocoele

\ˈblas-tə-ˌsēl\play

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