Mesenchyme meaning

mĕz'ən-kīm', mĕs'-
The part of the embryonic mesoderm, consisting of loosely packed, unspecialized cells set in a gelatinous ground substance, from which connective tissue, bone, cartilage, and the circulatory and lymphatic systems develop.
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That part of the unspecialized mesoderm from which the connective tissues, cartilage, bone, blood, heart, and lymphatic vessels are derived.
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The part of the embryonic mesoderm, consisting of loosely packed, unspecialized cells set in a gelatinous ground substance, from which connective tissue, bone, cartilage, and the circulatory and lymphatic systems develop.
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(anatomy) That part of the mesoderm of an embryo that develops into connective tissue, bone, cartilage, etc.
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Origin of mesenchyme

  • mes(o)– –enchyma
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition