scleroblastem

noun
scle·​ro·​blas·​tem
variants: or scleroblastema \ ¦⸗⸗+ \
plural scleroblastems or scleroblastemas or scleroblastemata

Definition of scleroblastem

: the mesodermal tissue forming bone

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Other Words from scleroblastem

scleroblastemic \ ¦⸗⸗+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for scleroblastem

New Latin scleroblastema, from scler- + blastema

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“Scleroblastem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scleroblastem. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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