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mother cell definition

  • noun:
    • A cell that divides to create a couple of daughter cells.
    • cell that another cellular of an organism (usually of a different sort) develops
  • adjective:
    • a cell which, by endogenous divisions, provides rise to other cells (child cells); a parent cell.
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