teloblast

noun
telo·​blast | \ˈtēləˌblast, ˈtel-\
plural -s

Definition of teloblast 

: one of the large cells that produce lines of smaller cells at the growing end of many embryos (as of most annelids)

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Other Words from teloblast

teloblastic \¦⸗⸗¦blastik \ adjective

History and Etymology for teloblast

International Scientific Vocabulary tel- entry 2 + -blast

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