Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

mesenteron

play
noun mes·en·ter·on \(ˌ)me-ˈzen-tə-ˌrän, ˌmē-, -ˈsen-, -rən\

Definition of mesenteron

plural

-tera

\-tə-rə\
  1. :  the part of the alimentary canal that is developed from the archenteron and is lined with hypoblast




Medical Dictionary

mesenteron

play play
noun mes·en·ter·on \(ˈ)mez-ˈent-ə-ˌrän, (ˈ)mēz-, (ˈ)mēs-, (ˈ)mes-, -rən\

Medical Definition of mesenteron

plural

mesentera

\-ə-rə\play
  1. :  the part of the digestive tract that is developed from the archenteron and is lined with hypoblast




Learn More about mesenteron

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of mesenteron


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up mesenteron? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to lessen in amount, effect, or force

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

two-chairs-on-a-pier-by-the-ocean-in-summer

Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?

brumal hiemal vernal estival
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ