cnidoblast

noun
cni·​do·​blast | \ ˈnid-ə-ˌblast How to pronounce cnidoblast (audio) \

Medical Definition of cnidoblast

: a cell of a coelenterate that develops a nematocyst or develops into a nematocyst

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“Cnidoblast.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cnidoblast. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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