prosocoel

noun
pros·​o·​coel
variants: or less commonly prosocele or prosocoele \ ˈpräsəˌsēl \
plural -s

Definition of prosocoel

: the primitive undivided cavity of the forebrain of an early vertebrate embryo

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History and Etymology for prosocoel

proso- + -coele

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“Prosocoel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prosocoel. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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