heteroblastic
adj. [Gr. heteros, different; blastos, bud]
Similar organs arising from different germ layers in different species; see homoblastic.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • heteroblastic — Developing from more than a single type of tissue. [hetero + G. blastos, germ] * * * het·ero·blas·tic (het″ər o blasґtik) [hetero + blast + ic] having origin in different kinds of tissue …   Medical dictionary

  • heteroblastic — het·ero·blas·tic …   English syllables

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  • heteroblasty — noun The state of being heteroblastic …   Wiktionary

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