external dental epithelium

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ex·ter·nal den·tal ep·i·the·li·um

, external enamel epithelium
the cuboidal cells of the outer layer of the odontogenic organ (enamel organ) of a developing tooth.

ex·ter·nal den·tal ep·i·the·li·um

, external enamel epithelium (eks-tĕrnăl dentăl epi-thēlē-ŭm, ĕ-namĕl)
Cuboidal cells of outer layer of odontogenic organ (enamel organ) of a developing tooth.
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During amelogenesis, many capillaries are associated with the outer enamel epithelium.
The inner and outer enamel epithelium proliferate from the cervical loop of the enamel organ and make a doubled layer of cells named Hertwig's epithelial sheath.