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Medical Term:

mesameboid

Pronunciation: mez'a-me'boyd

Definition: Minot's term for a primitive, “wandering” cell derived from mesoderm, probably a hemocytoblast.

[mes- + G. amoibe, change (ameba), + eidos, resemblance]

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