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angioblast

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noun an·gio·blast \ˈan-jē-ə-ˌblast\

Medical Definition of angioblast

  1. 1:  one of the extraembryonic mesenchyme cells that differentiate into the endothelium of the embryonic blood vessels

  2. 2:  the mesenchymal tissue that gives rise to embryonic blood cells and blood vessels

angioblastic

\ˌan-jē-ə-ˈblas-tik\play adjective

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