What does ectoblast mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ectoderm, exoderm, ectoblast(noun)

    the outer germ layer that develops into skin and nervous tissue


  1. ectoblast(Noun)

    the outer layer of the blastoderm; the ectoderm or epiblast

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ectoblast(noun)

    the outer layer of the blastoderm; the epiblast; the ectoderm

  2. Ectoblast(noun)

    the outer envelope of a cell; the cell wall

  3. Origin: [Ecto- + Gr. bud, germ.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ectoblast

    ek′to-blast, n. the outer wall of a cell.—adj. Ectoblas′tic.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ectoblast in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ectoblast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of ectoblast

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