holoblastic cleavage(redirected from complete cleavage)
cleavage in which the blastomeres are completely separated; the entire egg participates in cell division.
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holoblastic cleavageCleavage of a fertilized egg into two parts (blastomeres), each of which can form an entirely separate individual.
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holoblastic cleavagesee CLEAVAGE.
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