nucleus of Pander

nucleus of Pan·​der | \ -ˈpändə(r) \

Definition of nucleus of Pander

: the expanded upper end of the flask-shaped mass of white yolk in a bird's egg

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History and Etymology for nucleus of Pander

after Christian H. Pander †1865 Russian zoologist

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“Nucleus of Pander.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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