Meaning of SPONGIOBLAST in English


ˈspənjēōˌblast, ˈspän- noun

( -s )

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary spongi- + -blast

1. : one of the ectodermal cells of the embryonic spinal cord or other nerve center that are at first columnar but become branched at one end and that give rise to the neuroglia cells

2. : spongoblast

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