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diploblastic

[dip-luh-blas-tik] /ˌdɪp ləˈblæs tɪk/
adjective
1.
having two germ layers, the ectoderm and endoderm, as the embryos of sponges and coelenterates.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; diplo- + -blast + -ic
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  • Coeloms are absent in diploblastic animals such as cnidarians.
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diploblastic

/ˌdɪpləʊˈblæstɪk/
adjective
1.
(of jellyfish, corals, and other coelenterates) having a body developed from only two germ layers (ectoderm and endoderm) Compare triploblastic
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diploblastic in Medicine

diploblastic dip·lo·blas·tic (dĭp'lō-blās'tĭk)
adj.
Derived from two embryonic germ layers, the ectoderm and the endoderm. Used of invertebrates such as sponges and coelenterates.

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