syncytiotrophoblast

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syncytiotrophoblast

[sin¦sish·ē·ō′träf·ə‚blast]
(cell and molecular biology)
An irregular sheet or net of deeply staining cytoplasm in which nuclei are irregularly scattered. Also known as plasmoditrophoblast; syncytial trophoblast.