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Definition of the noun ectoblast
What does ectoblast mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: ectoblasts
- the outer germ layer that develops into skin and nervous tissue
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of ectoblast: ectoderm / exoderm
- more generic term: germ layer = any of the 3 layers of cells differentiated in embryos following gastrulation
- more specific term: neural tube = a tube of ectodermal tissue in the embryo from which the brain and spinal cord develop
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Contributions to the Natural History of the United States of America: pt. III. Embryology of the turtle. 1857 (1857)
by Louis Agassiz
An incipient ectoblast is a homo2 Since the word nucleus implies a body around which something condenses, and nothing of the kind takes place here, the name mesoblast is certainly a much preferable designation for that part of the cell ...
by John William Ballantyne
forms part of many compound words, and signifies without or external ; thus ectoblast is the outer layer of a cell, ectoderm is the outer layer of the blastodermic vesicle or the epiblast, ectomere is one of the ...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
HTsaxf-IT Ectoblast. The outer cell-layer or ectoderm. afè:RS, HTS RR Ectocardia . A displacement of the heart; ectopia cordis; exocardia. afs;zaar, gaa at RITESR Ectocervix. The portion of the canal of the uterine cervix. afei. Igitat Ectoderm.
A Dictionary of Biology (2017)
by M. Abercrombie
ECTODERM (ECTOBLAST, EPIBLAST). Superficial germ-layer of animal embryo, developing mainly into epidermis, nervous tissue, and nephridia (when present). Term is usually applied to the germ-layer while it is still a distinctly demarcated ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
ectoblast ectopic original outer cell layer from which the primary germ layers are formed; in this sense, synonymous with protoderm. 3. A cell wall. [ecto- + G. blastos, germ] ec-to-car-dia (ek-to-kar'de-ä) Congenital displacement of the heart.
by Denise Tiran
ectoblast See ECTODERM. ectocervix part of cervix protruding into vagina.
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
ecto-, prefix meaning 'outsiGe': ectoblast, ectocolon, ectodermal. ectocytic eNމtۑsitމiN >*N, ektos, outsiGe, kytos, ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
ectoblast [ek'to-blast] the ectoderm.
by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.
li ectoblast BR 'ekto(C5)bla:st, -s AM 'ekto ...
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
ectoblast (ek' -to-blast ): ...
by S. Choudhary
ectoderm (ectoblast, epiblast) : The outermost layer of tissue in a developing animal embryo which will eventually become the skin and/ or other outer surface of the organism, the outermost parts of the nervous system, ...
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
Ectoblast, ek'-to-blast. The outer cell-layer or ectoderm. Ectocardia, ek-to-kar'-de- ah. A displacement of the heart. Ectochoroi'dea. The outer layer of the choroid. Ectocornea, ek-to-kor'-ne-ah. The outer corneal layer. Ectoderm, ek'-to-derm.
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
ectoblast n. [Gr. ektos, outside; blastos, bud] The outer wall of a cell; ectoderm; epiblast. ectochone n. [Gr. ektos, outside; chone, funnelshaped hollow] (PORIF) A funnel- shaped ...
Being a Voluminous and Exhaustive Hand-book of Medical and Scientific Terminology by John Marie Keating, Henry Hamilton, John Chalmers Da Costa, Frederick A. Packard
ECTOBLAST— EDULCORATION. EFFERENT— ELCOSIS. ELECTIVE— ELECTROTONUS. ELECTUARY— EMACIATION. 277 Ebulli'tion. Production of vapor at boiling-point ; the motion of water boiling on a fire.
by Donald Venes
ectoblast (ek'tó-blast") secto- + -blast] 1 .
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Scrabble value of E1C3T1O1B3L1A1S1T1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ECTOBLAST
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- COAST BELT
- SCOTT BEAL
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