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ectoblast

[ek-tuh-blast] /ˈɛk təˌblæst/
noun, Embryology.
1.
the ectoderm.
2.
Origin of ectoblast
1860-1865
First recorded in 1860-65; ecto- + -blast
Related forms
ectoblastic, adjective
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ectoblast

/ˈɛktəʊˌblæst/
noun
1.
another name for ectoderm, epiblast
Derived Forms
ectoblastic, adjective
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ectoblast in Medicine

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

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