Medical Dictionary

neuroepithelium

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noun neu·ro·ep·i·the·li·um \-ˈthē-lē-əm\

Medical Definition of neuroepithelium

plural

neuroepithelia

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  1. 1:  the part of the embryonic ectoderm that gives rise to the nervous system

  2. 2:  the modified epithelium of an organ of special sense


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