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morula


morula

noun mor·u·la \ˈmr-(y)ə-lə, ˈmär-\
plural mor·u·lae \-ˌlē, -ˌlī\

Definition of MORULA

:  a globular solid mass of blastomeres formed by cleavage of a zygote that typically precedes the blastula—compare gastrula
mor·u·lar \-lər\ adjective
mor·u·la·tion \ˌmr-(y)ə-ˈlā-shən, ˌmär-\ noun
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