Neuropore
Neuropore Neu"ro*pore, n. [Neuro- + pore.] (Anat.) An opening at either end of the embryonic neural canal. [1913 Webster]

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  • neuropore — neu·ro·pore …   English syllables

  • neuropore — ˈn(y)u̇rəˌpō(ə)r noun Etymology: neur + pore : either of the openings to the exterior at the anterior and posterior ends of the neural tube of a vertebrate embryo …   Useful english dictionary

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  • anterior neuropore — rostral n …   Medical dictionary

  • rostral neuropore — the embryonic opening at the rostral end of the neural tube, which closes at the 20 somite stage (about 25 days) …   Medical dictionary

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  • blastoneuropore — A temporary opening formed in some embryos by the union of the blastopore and neuropore. [blasto + neuropore] * * * blas·to·neu·ro·pore .blas tō n(y)u̇r ō .pō(ə)r, .pȯ(ə)r n a temporary opening formed by the union of the blastopore and neuropore …   Medical dictionary

  • Embryology — 1 morula, 2 blastula 1 blastula, 2 gastrula with blastopor …   Wikipedia

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