heteroplastic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, or associated with heteroplasm
    • Of a graft between individuals of various species
    • Of cells possessing plastids from several mother or father cells or organisms.
    • manufacturing an unusual variety of organism; building into a different kind of tissue, as cartilage which develops into bone.
  • others:
    • regarding or characterized by heteroplasia.
    • Dissimilar in construction, as different tissues associated with the body. Hence, nerve-tissue, muscle-tissue, and bone-tissue tend to be heteroplastic with reference anyone to another.

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