ectoplasm

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noun ec·to·plasm \ˈek-tə-ˌpla-zəm\

Definition of ectoplasm

  1. 1 :  the outer relatively rigid granule-free layer of the cytoplasm usually held to be a gel reversibly convertible to a sol

  2. 2 :  a substance held to produce spirit materialization and telekinesis

ectoplasmic

play \ˌek-tə-ˈplaz-mik\ adjective

First Known Use of ectoplasm

1883


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ectoplasm

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noun ec·to·plasm \ˈek-tə-ˌplaz-əm\

Medical Definition of ectoplasm

  1. :  the outer relatively rigid granule-free layer of the cytoplasm usually held to be a gel reversibly convertible to a sol—compare endoplasm

ectoplasmic

\ˌek-tə-ˈplaz-mik\play adjective

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