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cumulus

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noun cu·mu·lus \ˈkyü-myə-ləs\

Medical Definition of cumulus

plural cumuli \-ˌlī, -ˌlē\play

  1. :  the projecting mass of granulosa cells that bears the developing ovum in a graafian follicle—called also discus proligerus





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