diploblastic

adjective
dip·​lo·​blas·​tic | \ ˌdip-lō-ˈbla-stik How to pronounce diploblastic (audio) \

Definition of diploblastic

: having two germ layers used of an embryo or lower invertebrate lacking a true mesoderm

First Known Use of diploblastic

circa 1885, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about diploblastic

Statistics for diploblastic

Last Updated

23 Apr 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for diploblastic

The first known use of diploblastic was circa 1885

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for diploblastic

diploblastic

adjective
dip·​lo·​blas·​tic | \ -ˈblas-tik How to pronounce diploblastic (audio) \

Medical Definition of diploblastic

: having two germ layers used of an embryo that lacks a true mesoderm

Comments on diploblastic

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a strong desire or propensity

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!