micromere definition by Webster's New World
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any of certain small cells produced by unequal cell division during early embryologic development in many animals, as in mollusks, flatworms, etc.
Origin: micro- plush -mere
micromere definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A very small blastomere.
Origin: micro- + (blasto)mere.
micromere - Medical Definition
A very small blastomere, as at the animal pole of certain eggs.