Stomodaeal

stomodaeum

[stoh-muh-dee-uhm, stom-uh-]
noun, plural stomodaea [stoh-muh-dee-uh, stom-uh-] .

stomodaeal, adjective
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stomodaeum or stomodeum (ˌstəʊməˈdiːəm, ˌstɒm-, ˌstəʊməˈdiːəm, ˌstɒm-)
 
n , pl -daea, -dea
the oral cavity of a vertebrate embryo, which is formed from an invagination of the ectoderm and develops into the part of the alimentary canal between the mouth and stomach
 
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek stoma mouth + hodaios on the way, from hodos way]
 
stomodeum or stomodeum (ˌstəʊməˈdiːəm, ˌstɒm-, ˌstəʊməˈdiːəm, ˌstɒm-, -ˈdiːə)
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek stoma mouth + hodaios on the way, from hodos way]
 
stomo'daeal or stomodeum
 
adj
 
stomo'deal or stomodeum
 
adj

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