mesoderm

noun me·so·derm \ ˈme-zə-ˌdərm , ˈmē- , -sə- \

Definition of mesoderm

: the middle of the three primary germ layers of an embryo that is the source of many bodily tissues and structures (such as bone, muscle, connective tissue, and dermis); broadly : tissue derived from this germ layer

mesodermal

play \ˌme-zə-ˈdər-məl, ˌmē-, -sə-\ adjective

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mesoderm

noun me·so·derm \ ˈmez-ə-ˌdərm , ˈmēz- , ˈmēs- , ˈmes- \

medical Definition of mesoderm

: the middle of the three primary germ layers of an embryo that is the source especially of bone, muscle, connective tissue, and dermis; broadly : tissue derived from this germ layer

mesodermal

play \ˌmez-ə-ˈdər-məl, ˌmēz-, ˌmēs-, ˌmes-\ also mesodermic play \-ˈdər-mik\ adjective

mesodermally

play \\ adverb

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