blastomere

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noun blas·to·mere \ ˈblas-tə-ˌmir \

Definition of blastomere

:one of the cells that are produced during cleavage of a zygote and that form the morula

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blastomere

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noun blas·to·mere \ ˈblas-tə-ˌmi(ə)r \

medical Definition of blastomere

:a cell produced during cleavage of a fertilized egg called also cleavage cell

blastomeric

play \ˌblas-tə-ˈmi(ə)r-ik, -ˈmer-\ adjective

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