chordamesoderm

noun
chor·​da·​meso·​derm | \ ˌkȯr-də-ˈme-zə-ˌdərm How to pronounce chordamesoderm (audio) also -ˈme-sə- \

Definition of chordamesoderm

: the portion of the embryonic mesoderm that forms the notochord and related structures and induces the formation of neural structures

Other Words from chordamesoderm

chordamesodermal \ ˌkȯr-​də-​ˌme-​zə-​ˈdər-​məl How to pronounce chordamesodermal (audio) , -​ˌme-​sə-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of chordamesoderm

1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chordamesoderm

New Latin chorda cord + English mesoderm

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“Chordamesoderm.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chordamesoderm. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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chordamesoderm

noun
chor·​da·​meso·​derm | \ ˌkȯrd-ə-ˈmez-ə-ˌdərm also -ˈmes- \

Medical Definition of chordamesoderm

: the portion of the embryonic mesoderm that forms notochord and related structures and induces the formation of neural structures

Other Words from chordamesoderm

chordamesodermal \ -​ˌmez-​ə-​ˈdər-​məl, -​ˌmes-​ How to pronounce chordamesodermal (audio) \ adjective

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