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mother cell

noun

Definition of MOTHER CELL

:  a cell that gives rise to other cells usually of a different sort

First Known Use of MOTHER CELL

1840

mother cell

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MOTHER CELL

:  a cell that gives rise to other cells usually of a different sort <a sperm mother cell>

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