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morulamore about morula


  1  definition  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Morula  \Mor"u*la\,  n.;  pl  {Morul[ae]}.  [NL.,  dim.  of  L.  morum  a 
  mulberry.]  (Biol.) 
  The  sphere  or  globular  mass  of  cells  (blastomeres),  formed  by 
  the  clevage  of  the  ovum  or  egg  in  the  first  stages  of  its 
  development;  --  called  also  {mulberry  mass},  {segmentation 
  sphere},  and  {blastosphere}.  See  {Segmentation}. 

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