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blastodisc


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A disc-shaped superficial layer of cells formed by the cleavage of a large yolky egg such as that of a bird or reptile. Mitosis within the blastodisc produces the embryo.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences — Genetics and Genomics.


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