• Definition for "meroblastic"
    • Embryology Undergoing limited cleavage. Applied of a fertilized…
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  • Sentence for "meroblastic"
    • In the ova of birds, reptiles,…
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meroblastic definition

  • adjective:
    • Embryology Undergoing limited cleavage. Applied of a fertilized egg.
    • that undergoes just limited cleavage
    • Consisting only in part of germinal matter; characterized by limited segmentation just
  • others:
    • In embryology, partially germinal: used by Remak to those eggs which there's much food-yolk which will not undergo segmentation and take part in germination: against holoblastic. Birds, reptiles, most fishes, and a lot of invertebrates have actually meroblastic eggs.
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