blastodermic vesicle
noun Date: circa 1860 blastocyst

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • embryotroph — 1. Nutritive material supplied to the embryo during development. Cf.:hemotroph, histotroph. 2. In the implantation stages of deciduate placental mammals, fluid adjacent to the blastodermic vesicle; a mixture of the …   Medical dictionary

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  • inner cell mass — noun : the portion of the blastodermic vesicle of a primate embryo that is destined to become the embryo proper …   Useful english dictionary

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