blastotomy

noun
blas·​tot·​o·​my | \ blas-ˈtät-ə-mē How to pronounce blastotomy (audio) \
plural blastotomies

Medical Definition of blastotomy

: separation of cleavage cells during early stages of embryonic development

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“Blastotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/blastotomy. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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