sympathicoblast

noun
sym·​path·​i·​co·​blast | \ sim-ˈpath-i-kō-ˌblast How to pronounce sympathicoblast (audio) \

Medical Definition of sympathicoblast

: a cell that is a precursor of a sympathetic neuron

Learn More about sympathicoblast

Cite this Entry

“Sympathicoblast.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sympathicoblast. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

Comments on sympathicoblast

What made you want to look up sympathicoblast? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!