epibasal

adjective
epi·​basal | \ ¦epə̇, ¦epē+ \

Definition of epibasal

botany
: situated anterior to the basal wall the epibasal lower segment of a developing embryo — compare hypobasal

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History and Etymology for epibasal

International Scientific Vocabulary epi- + basal

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“Epibasal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epibasal. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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