How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"blasto" is from "blastos" (bud) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "germ" or "bud" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|They observed that these blastospores germinated faster.|
|The blastula is an early stage of embryonic development in animals.|