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corona radiata (redirected from radiate crown)
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corona radiata[kə′rō·nə ‚rā·dē′äd·ə]
The layer of cells immediately surrounding a mammalian ovum.
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Known as the radiate crown
of Helios, it was worn by Ptolemy III in coins struck by his successor Ptolemy IV as a symbol of the triumphs Ptolemy III had mastered (see, e.