cell lineage

noun

biology the developmental history of a tissue or part of an organism from particular cells in the fertilized egg or embryo through to their fully differentiated state

Nearby words

  1. cell cycle,
  2. cell division,
  3. cell fusion,
  4. cell inclusion,
  5. cell line,
  6. cell membrane,
  7. cell pack,
  8. cell phone,
  9. cell plate,
  10. cell sap

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