neuroepithelium


neu·ro·ep·i·the·li·um

noun \-ˈthē-lē-əm\
plural neu·ro·ep·i·the·lia \-lē-ə\

Definition of NEUROEPITHELIUM

1
: the part of the embryonic ectoderm that gives rise to the nervous system
2
: the modified epithelium of an organ of special sense

Seen & Heard

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