melanoblast

noun me·la·no·blast \ mə-ˈla-nə-ˌblast , ˈme-lə-nō- \

Definition of melanoblast

: a cell that is a precursor of a melanocyte or melanophore

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melanoblast

noun me·la·no·blast \ mə-ˈlan-ə-ˌblast , ˈmel-ə-nō- \

medical Definition of melanoblast

: a cell that is a precursor of a melanocyte or melanophore — compare melanocyte

melanoblastic

play \mə-ˌlan-ə-ˈblas-tik, ˌmel-ə-nō-\ adjective

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