chordamesodermal
adjective see chordamesoderm

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chordamesodermal — chor·da·mesodermal …   English syllables

  • chordamesodermal — adjective see chordamesoderm …   Useful english dictionary

  • chordamesoderm — chordamesodermal, chordamesodermic, adj. /kawr deuh mez euh derrm , mes , mee zeuh , seuh /, n. Embryol. the part of the blastoderm of a young embryo that forms the notochord and related structures. [1935 40; < NL chorda (see CHORD1) + MESODERM]… …   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

  • chordamesoderm — noun Etymology: New Latin chorda cord + English mesoderm Date: 1939 the portion of the embryonic mesoderm that forms the notochord and related structures and induces the formation of neural structures • chordamesodermal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chordamesoderm — noun the area of mesoderm that forms the notochord • Syn: ↑chordomesoderm • Hypernyms: ↑mesoderm, ↑mesoblast * * * chordamesodermal, chordamesodermic, adj. /kawr deuh mez euh derrm , mes , mee zeuh , seuh /, n. Embryol. the part of the blastoderm …   Useful english dictionary

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