blastostyle

[ blas-tuh-stahyl ]
/ ˈblæs təˌstaɪl /

noun Zoology.

the central rodlike portion of a gonangium, upon which buds that develop into medusae are formed.

Nearby words

  1. blastomycosis,
  2. blastopor,
  3. blastopore,
  4. blastosphere,
  5. blastospore,
  6. blastula,
  7. blastulation,
  8. blasé,
  9. blat,
  10. blatant

Origin of blastostyle


Related formsblas·to·sty·lar, adjective

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