cœnoblast

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Etymology[edit]

cœn- +‎ o conjuncted with blast, from Ancient Greek: κοινός (koinós, common) combined with βλαστός (blastós, germ).

Noun[edit]

cœnoblast (plural cœnoblasts)

  1. (zoology) Germinal tissue of Porifera that forms cores or developing mesoderms.

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