unipotent(redirected from Unipotent element)
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unipotent[u-nip´o-tent] (unipotential [u″nĭ-po-ten´shal]) having only one power, as giving rise to cells of one order only.
Referring to those cells that produce a single type of daughter cell; for example, a unipotent stem cell. Compare: pluripotent cells.
Capable of developing into only one type of cell or tissue.