segmentation cavity
blastocoel lastocoel, Blastocoele Blas"to*c[oe]le blastocoele lastocoele, n. [Gr. blasto`s sprout + koi^los hollow.] (Biol.) The cavity inside a blastula; -- also called {segmentation cavity}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Segmentation cavity — Segmentation Seg men*ta tion, n. The act or process of dividing into segments; specifically (Biol.), a self division into segments as a result of growth; cell cleavage; cell multiplication; endogenous cell formation. [1913 Webster] {Segmentation… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • segmentation cavity — n BLASTOCOEL * * * blastocoele …   Medical dictionary

  • segmentation cavity — n. BLASTOCOELE …   English World dictionary

  • segmentation cavity — noun the fluid filled cavity inside a blastula • Syn: ↑blastocoel, ↑blastocoele, ↑blastocele, ↑cleavage cavity • Derivationally related forms: ↑blastocoelic (for: ↑blastocele), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • segmentation cavity — noun Date: 1883 blastocoel …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • segmentation cavity — see blastocoel …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • segmentation cavity — Embryol. blastocoele. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • segmentation cavity — /sɛgmənˈteɪʃən kævəti/ (say segmuhn tayshuhn kavuhtee) noun a blastocoel; the hollow of a blastula …   Australian English dictionary

  • Segmentation — Seg men*ta tion, n. The act or process of dividing into segments; specifically (Biol.), a self division into segments as a result of growth; cell cleavage; cell multiplication; endogenous cell formation. [1913 Webster] {Segmentation cavity} (Biol …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Segmentation nucleus — Segmentation Seg men*ta tion, n. The act or process of dividing into segments; specifically (Biol.), a self division into segments as a result of growth; cell cleavage; cell multiplication; endogenous cell formation. [1913 Webster] {Segmentation… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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