schizocoel

noun
schizo·​coel
variants: or less commonly schizocoele \ ˈ⸗⸗ˌsēl \
plural -s

Definition of schizocoel

: a perivisceral cavity that arises by the splitting of the mesoblast of the embryo — compare enterocoele

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Other Words from schizocoel

schizocoelic \ ¦⸗⸗¦sēlik \ adjective
schizocoelous \ -​ləs \ adjective

History and Etymology for schizocoel

schiz- + -coele

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