segmentation cavity


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segmentation cavity

segmentation cavity

n
(Biology) another name for blastocoel
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Noun1.segmentation cavity - the fluid-filled cavity inside a blastulasegmentation cavity - the fluid-filled cavity inside a blastula
blastosphere, blastula - early stage of an embryo produced by cleavage of an ovum; a liquid-filled sphere whose wall is composed of a single layer of cells; during this stage (about eight days after fertilization) implantation in the wall of the uterus occurs
bodily cavity, cavum, cavity - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body