ectoblast

ectoblast

[ek-tuh-blast]
noun Embryology.
1.
the ectoderm.

Origin:
1860–65; ecto- + -blast

ectoblastic, adjective
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ectoblast (ˈɛktəʊˌblæst)
 
n
ectoderm another name for epiblast
 
ecto'blastic
 
adj

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ectoblast ec·to·blast (ěk'tə-blāst')
n.
See ectoderm.

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