Dictionary

gastrulation

noun gas·tru·la·tion \ˌgas-trə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of GASTRULATION

:  the process of becoming or of forming a gastrula
gas·tru·late \ˈgas-trə-ˌlāt\ intransitive verb

First Known Use of GASTRULATION

1879

gastrulation

noun gas·tru·la·tion \ˌgas-trə-ˈlā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GASTRULATION

:  the process of becoming or of forming a gastrula
gas·tru·late \ˈgas-trə-ˌlāt\ intransitive verb, gas·tru·lat·ed gas·tru·lat·ing

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: gas tubePrevious Word in the Dictionary: gastrulaAll Words Near: gastrulation
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears