cytodifferentiation

noun
cy·​to·​dif·​fer·​en·​ti·​a·​tion | \ ˈsī-tō-ˌdi-fə-ˌren(t)-shē-ˈā-shən How to pronounce cytodifferentiation (audio) \

Definition of cytodifferentiation

: the development of specialized cells (such as muscle, blood, or nerve cells) from undifferentiated precursors

First Known Use of cytodifferentiation

1908, in the meaning defined above

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“Cytodifferentiation.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cytodifferentiation. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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cytodifferentiation

noun
cy·​to·​dif·​fer·​en·​ti·​a·​tion | \ ˈsīt-ō-ˌdif-ə-ˌren-chē-ˈā-shən How to pronounce cytodifferentiation (audio) \

Medical Definition of cytodifferentiation

: the development of specialized cells (as muscle, blood, or nerve cells) from undifferentiated precursors

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