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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
appendage morphogenesis +   
fin development +  
imaginal disc-derived appendage development +  
limb development +   
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of a limb over time, from its formation to the mature structure. A limb is an appendage of an animal used for locomotion or grasping. Examples include legs, arms or some types of fin.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: paired limb/fin development
Narrow Synonyms: limb bud development
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Limb_development
Definition Sources: GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, PMID:11487378

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