exogastrula

noun
exo·​gas·​tru·​la | \ ˌek-sō-ˈgas-trə-lə How to pronounce exogastrula (audio) \
plural exogastrulas or exogastrulae\ -​ˌlē How to pronounce exogastrula (audio) , -​ˌlī How to pronounce exogastrula (audio) \

Medical Definition of exogastrula

: an abnormal gastrula that has the presumptive endoderm increased in quantity and incapable of invagination and is therefore unable to develop further

Other Words from exogastrula

exogastrulation \ -​ˌgas-​trə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce exogastrula (audio) \ noun

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“Exogastrula.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/exogastrula. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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