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English words containing gastrula:

Meanings of Discogastrula:

noun

A gastrula formed from a discoblastula by involution of the margins.

Gastrula

ˈɡastrʊlə

Meanings of Gastrula:

noun

An embryo at the stage following the blastula, when it is a hollow cup-shaped structure having three layers of cells.

Usage examples:

Using light microscopy, he concluded that the embryo underwent gastrulation and that the gastrula c…

Meanings of Gastrulae:

noun

An embryo at the stage following the blastula, when it is a hollow cup-shaped structure having three layers of cells.

Usage examples:

Using light microscopy, he concluded that the embryo underwent gastrulation and that the gastrula c…

Gastrulation

ˌɡastrəˈleɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Gastrulation:

noun

The process by which a gastrula forms from a blastula.

Usage examples:

During gastrulation, cells move into the interior of the embryo

Meanings of Perigastrulation:

noun

The period around the stage of gastrulation. usually attributive.

Meanings of Pregastrular:

adjective

Occurring or existing before gastrulation.

Meanings of Pseudogastrula:

noun

A blastula which has undergone invagination prior to gastrulation; specifically (in certain calcareous sponges) one in which the archaeocytes of one hemisphere have become completely enclosed by flagellated cells of the other (before half of these lose their flagella to produce the amphiblastula).

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