myoblast

noun
myo·blast | \ˈmī-ə-ˌblast \

Definition of myoblast 

: an undifferentiated cell capable of giving rise to muscle cells

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1884, in the meaning defined above

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myoblast

noun
myo·blast | \ˈmī-ə-ˌblast \

Medical Definition of myoblast 

: an undifferentiated cell capable of giving rise to muscle cells

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