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  • n. One of the more granular cells, which finally become internal, in many segmenting ova, such as those of mammals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The more granular cells, which finally become internal, in many segmenting ova, as those of mammals.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In embryology, the more granular of the two blastomeres into which the mammalian ovum divides, or a descendant of it in the first stages of development.

Etymologies

ento- + -mere (Wiktionary)

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