Meaning of meroblastic in English:

meroblastic

adjective

Embryology
  • Designating an ovum of which only a part undergoes cleavage to form the embryo.

Pronunciation

meroblastic

/ˌmɛrə(ʊ)ˈblastɪk/ /ˌmɛrə(ʊ)ˈblɑːstɪk/

Origin

Mid 19th century. From French méroblastique from méro- + -blastique.