morular
adjective see morula

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • morular — See morula. * * * …   Universalium

  • morular — mor·u·lar (morґu lər) 1. pertaining to a morula. 2. resembling a mulberry …   Medical dictionary

  • morular — adj. (Embryology) of the morula (mass of cells in an initial stage in embryonic development) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • morular — mor·u·lar …   English syllables

  • morular — adjective see morula * * * morˈular adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑morula …   Useful english dictionary

  • morular cell — (BRYOZOA) A cell filled with refringent spheres in the peritoneal membrane and funicular strand …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • morular organ — see columella …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • morula — morular, adj. /mawr oo leuh, yoo /, n., pl. morulas, morulae / lee /. Embryol. the mass of cells resulting from the cleavage of the ovum before the formation of a blastula. [1855 60; < NL, equiv. to L mor(um) mulberry + ula ULE] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • morula — noun (plural morulae) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin morum mulberry, from Greek moron Date: 1874 a globular solid mass of blastomeres formed by cleavage of a zygote that typically precedes the blastula • morular adjective • morulation noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • morulation — See morular. * * * …   Universalium

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