- Also called endoblast. Embryology. the innermost cell layer of the embryo in its gastrula stage.
- Anatomy. the innermost body tissue that derives from this layer, as the gut lining.
Origin of endoderm
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- The innermost of the three primary germ layers of an embryo, developing into the gastrointestinal tract, the lungs, and associated structures.hypoblast
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