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neural plate

noun

Definition of NEURAL PLATE

:  a thickened plate of ectoderm along the dorsal midline of the early vertebrate embryo that gives rise to the neural tube and neural crests
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First Known Use of NEURAL PLATE

1888
Medical Dictionary

neural plate

noun

Medical Definition of NEURAL PLATE

:  a thickened plate of ectoderm along the dorsal midline of the early vertebrate embryo that gives rise to the neural tube and crests

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