discoidal cleavage


discoidal cleavage

noun

Definition of DISCOIDAL CLEAVAGE

:  meroblastic cleavage in which a disk of cells is produced at the animal pole of the zygote (as in bird eggs)

First Known Use of DISCOIDAL CLEAVAGE

circa 1909

discoidal cleavage

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DISCOIDAL CLEAVAGE

: meroblastic cleavage in which a disk of cells is produced at the animal pole of the zygote (as in bird eggs)

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