Meaning of cytotrophoblast in English:

cytotrophoblast

Pronunciation /ˌsʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈtrɒfə(ʊ)blɑːst/ /ˌsʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈtrɒfə(ʊ)blast/

See synonyms for cytotrophoblast

noun

Embryology
  • The inner layer of the trophoblast, composed of individual cells.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. From cyto- + trophoblast, after German Cytotrophoblast.