[ nur′ō-ĕk′tə-dûrm′ ]
The region of embryonic ectoderm that develops into the brain and spinal cord as well as into the nervous tissue of the peripheral nervous system.
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Other words from neuroectodermneu′ro•ec′to•der′mal adj.
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