[ ek-tuh-meer ]
/ ˈɛk təˌmɪər /
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any of the blastomeres that participate in the development of the ectoderm.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ectomereec·to·mer·ic [ek-tuh-mer-ik], /ˌɛk təˈmɛr ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ectomere
/ (ˈɛktəʊˌmɪə) /
embryol any of the blastomeres that later develop into ectoderm
Derived forms of ectomereectomeric (ˌɛktəʊˈmɛrɪk), adjective
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Medical definitions for ectomere
[ ĕk′tə-mîr′ ]
Any of the blastomeres from which the ectoderm develops.
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