[ an-jee-uh-blast ]
/ ˈæn dʒi əˌblæst /
one of several mesenchymal cells capable of developing into the endothelium of the blood vessels.
Related formsan·gi·o·blas·tic, adjective
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Medicine definitions for angioblast
[ ăn′jē-ə-blăst′ ]
A cell taking part in blood vessel formation.
The primordial mesenchymal tissue from which embryonic blood cells and vascular endothelium are differentiated.vasoformative cell
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