delamination

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noun de·lam·i·na·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌla-mə-ˈnā-shən\

Definition of delamination

  1. :  separation into constituent layers

delaminate

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First Known Use of delamination

1877


Medical Dictionary

delamination

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noun de·lam·i·na·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌlam-ə-ˈnā-shən\

Medical Definition of delamination

  1. 1:  separation into constituent layers

  2. 2:  gastrulation in which the endoderm is split off as a layer from the inner surface of the blastoderm and the archenteron is represented by the space between this endoderm and the yolk mass


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