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neuroblast fate specification (GO:0014018)
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asymmetric neuroblast division resulting in ganglion mother cell formation 
neural crest cell fate specification +   
neuroblast fate determination  
neuroblast fate specification 
The process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into a neuroblast in an environment that is neutral with respect to the developmental pathway. Upon specification, the cell fate can be reversed.

Definition Sources: GOC:ef, ISBN:0878932585

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