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[mer-uh-blas-tik] /ˌmɛr əˈblæs tɪk/

adjective, Embryology.
(of certain eggs) undergoing partial cleavage, resulting in unequal blastomeres.
(embryol) of or showing cleavage of only the non-yolky part of the zygote, as in birds’ eggs Compare holoblastic

meroblastic mer·o·blas·tic (měr’ə-blās’tĭk)
Undergoing partial cleavage. Used of a fertilized egg.


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