neuroblast

noun

neu·​ro·​blast ˈn(y)u̇r-ə-ˌblast How to pronounce neuroblast (audio)
: a cellular precursor of a nerve cell
especially : an undifferentiated embryonic nerve cell
neuroblastic adjective

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“Neuroblast.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuroblast. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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