meroblastically
adverb see meroblastic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • meroblastically — See meroblastic. * * * …   Universalium

  • meroblastically — adv. during partial segmentation (Embryology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • meroblastically — mero·blas·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • meroblastically — adverb see meroblastic * * * meroblastˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑meroblastic …   Useful english dictionary

  • meroblastic — meroblastically, adv. /mer euh blas tik/, adj. Embryol. (of certain eggs) undergoing partial cleavage, resulting in unequal blastomeres. Cf. holoblastic. [1865 70; MERO + BLAST + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • meroblastic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1870 characterized by incomplete cleavage as a result of the presence of a mass of yolk material compare holoblastic • meroblastically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • meroblastic — [mer΄ō blas′tik] adj. [< Gr meros, part (see MERIT) + BLAST + IC] Embryology undergoing only partial cleavage: said of certain ova with much yolk, as bird s eggs: cf. HOLOBLASTIC meroblastically adv …   English World dictionary

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