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The middle germinal layer of an early embryo, consisting of undifferentiated cells destined to become the mesoderm.
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(Zoology) another name for mesoderm
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|Noun||1.||mesoblast - the middle germ layer that develops into muscle and bone and cartilage and blood and connective tissue|
germ layer - (embryology) any of the 3 layers of cells differentiated in embryos following gastrulation
mesenchyme - mesodermal tissue that forms connective tissue and blood and smooth muscles
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