adjective see stomodeum

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  • stomodaeal — adj. pertaining to the stomaodeum, pertaining to the part of the ectoderm which develops into the oral cavity (Embryology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stomodaeal — sto·mo·dae·al …   English syllables

  • stomodaeal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • stomodaeal food — noun : partly digested food regurgitated from the mouth by some social insects (as termites) and used to feed other members of the colony …   Useful english dictionary

  • stomodaeum — stomodaeal, adj. /stoh meuh dee euhm, stom euh /, n., pl. stomodaea / dee euh/. stomodeum. * * * …   Universalium

  • stomodeum — also stomodaeum noun (plural stomodea; also stomodaea) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek stoma mouth + hodaion, neuter of hodaios being on the way, from hodos way Date: 1876 the embryonic anterior ectodermal part of the alimentary canal or tract • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nervous system — Anat., Zool. 1. the system of nerves and nerve centers in an animal or human, including the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and ganglia. 2. a particular part of this system. Cf. autonomic nervous system, central nervous system, peripheral nervous… …   Universalium

  • animal development — Introduction  the processes that lead eventually to the formation of a new animal starting from cells derived from one or more parent individuals. Development thus occurs following the process by which a new generation of organisms is produced by …   Universalium

  • stomodaeum — /stoʊməˈdiəm/ (say stohmuh deeuhm), /stɒm / (say stom ) noun (plural stomodaea /stoʊməˈdiə/ (say stohmuh deeuh), /stɒm / (say stom )) the part of the primary oral cavity which begins as an invagination of the ectoderm. Also, stomodeum. {New Latin …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cydippida — noun ctenophores having two long pinnate tentacles • Syn: ↑order Cydippida, ↑Cydippidea, ↑order Cydippidea, ↑Cydippea, ↑order Cydippea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonym …   Useful english dictionary

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