SYN: satellite cell of skeletal muscle. [sarco- + G. plastos, formed]

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sar·co·plast (sahrґko-plast) [sarco- + -plast] an interstitial cell of a muscle, itself capable of being transformed into a muscle.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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