Definition of Morulation

1. n. The process of cleavage, or segmentation, of the ovum, by which a morula is formed.



Definition of Morulation

1. Noun. (biology) The cleavage or segmentation of the ovum by which a morula is formed. ¹

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Definition of Morulation

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Medical Definition of Morulation

1. The process of cleavage, or segmentation, of the ovum, by which a morula is formed. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Morulation

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mortmal
mortpay
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mortsafe
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mortuaries
mortuary
mortuary practice
morula
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morulation (current term)
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mos'
mosaic
mosaic culture
mosaic egg

Literary usage of Morulation

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1. Lippincott's Medical dictionary: A Complete Vocabulary of the Terms Used in by Ryland W. Greene, Joseph Thomas (1906)
"morulation (mor-u-10'shpn). The assumption of the features of the mórula by the impregnated ovum. ..."

2. Practitioner's medical dictionary by George Milbry Gould (1910)
"morulation (mor-u-ia'-shun) [mórula]. TV formation of the mórula during the prore» of the segmentation of the egg. ..."

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