morulation definition

  • noun:
    • The cleavage or segmentation associated with ovum through which a morula is made.
    • the entire process of cleavage, or segmentation, of ovum, wherein a morula is made.
    • In embryology, the conversion of the vitellus or yolk of an ovum into a mulberry-mass (morula) of cleavage-cells.
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