archenteron

noun arch·en·ter·on \ är-ˈken-tə-ˌrän , -rən \

Definition of archenteron

: the cavity of a gastrula forming a primitive gut

Origin and Etymology of archenteron

New Latin


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archenteron

noun arch·en·ter·on \ är-ˈkent-ə-ˌrän, -rən \

medical Definition of archenteron

plural archentera play \-ə-rə\
: the cavity of the gastrula of an embryo forming a primitive gut called also gastrocoel

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