oikoplast

noun
oi·ko·plast | \ˈȯikəˌplast\
plural -s

Definition of oikoplast 

: one of the ectodermal cells that secrete the gelatinous layer in the Appendicularia

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History and Etymology for oikoplast

ec- + -plast

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