entoblast

[ en-tuh-blast ]
/ ˈɛn təˌblæst /

noun Embryology.


Nearby words

  1. entitle,
  2. entitlement,
  3. entitlements,
  4. entity,
  5. ento-,
  6. entocele,
  7. entochoroidea,
  8. entocornea,
  9. entoderm,
  10. entoectad

Origin of entoblast

First recorded in 1860–65; ento- + -blast

Related formsen·to·blas·tic [en-tuh-blas-tik] /ˌɛn təˈblæs tɪk/, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for entoblast

entoblast

/ (ˈɛntəʊˌblæst) /

noun

embryol a less common name for endoderm
a less common name for hypoblast
Derived Formsentoblastic (ˌɛntəʊˈblæstɪk), adjective

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Medicine definitions for entoblast

entoblast

[ ĕntə-blăst′ ]

n.

Any of the blastomeres of an embryo from which the endoderm develops.

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