gastrulate
intransitive verb see gastrulation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gastrulate — /gas troo layt /, v.i., gastrulated, gastrulating. Embryol. to undergo gastrulation. [GASTRUL(A) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • gastrulate — verb To form into a gastrula …   Wiktionary

  • gastrulate — v. (Biology) undergo gastrulation (phase of embryonic development) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gastrulate — gas·tru·late …   English syllables

  • gastrulate — /ˈgæstrəleɪt/ (say gastruhlayt) verb (i) (gastrulated, gastrulating) to undergo gastrulation …   Australian English dictionary

  • gastrulate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • gastrulation — noun Date: 1879 the process of becoming or of forming a gastrula • gastrulate intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gastrulation — /gas troo lay sheuhn/, n. Embryol. 1. the formation of a gastrula. 2. any process, as invagination, by which a blastula or other form of embryo is converted into a gastrula. [1875 80; GASTRULATE + ION] * * * …   Universalium

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