cortical cords


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cortical cords

the cellular cords arising from the surface epithelium of the embryonic ovaries; the primordial germ cells in the cords differentiate into oogonia.

cor·ti·cal cords

(kōr'ti-kal kōrdz)
The cellular cords arising from the surface epithelium of the embryonic ovaries; the primordial germ cells in the cords differentiate into oogonia.