schizocoel

noun schizo·coel
variants: less commonly

schizocoele

Definition of schizocoel

plural

-s

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

schizocoelic

adjective

schizocoelous

\-ləs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of schizocoel

schiz- + -coele


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