germinal localization


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localization

 [lo″kah-lĭ-za´shun]
1. restriction to a circumscribed or limited area.
2. the determination of a site or place of any process or lesion.
cerebral localization determination of areas of the cortex involved in performance of certain functions.
germinal localization the location on a blastoderm of prospective organs.

fate map

determination in very young embryos of the cellular origin of specific organs or structures.

ger·mi·nal lo·cal·i·za·tion

(jĕr'mi-năl lō'kăl-ī-zā'shŭn)
Determination in very young embryos of the presumptive areas for specific organs or structures.

localization

1. restriction to a circumscribed or limited area.
2. the determination of a site or place of any process or lesion.

cerebral localization
determination of areas of the cortex involved in performance of certain functions.
germinal localization
the location on a blastoderm of prospective organs.