Definition of polyblastic in English:

polyblastic

adjective

  • 1Biology. Relating to or of the nature of a polyblast. rare.

  • 2Mycology. Of a conidiogenous cell: having more than one locus of blastic conidium production. Contrasted with monoblastic.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The British Medical Journal. From poly- + -blastic.

Pronunciation

polyblastic

/ˌpɒlɪˈblastɪk/