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Embryology (Ch. 3)

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neonate
newborn animal
Parturition
birth
morula
second stage of development, has cluster of small cells from cleavage
Blastocele
the fluid-filled cavity inside a blastula
pluripotent
Stem cells with the potential to differentiate into most any type of cell
trophoblast
a layer of cells that surrounds the blastocele
epiblast
portion of the inner cell mass that is closest to the trophoblast
hypoblast
portion of inner cell mass closest to the blastocele
amniotic cavity
cavity that forms dorsal to the epiblast