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Formed of three primary germ layers (ectoderm, mesoderm, endoderm), or containing tissue derived from all three layers.
[G. triploos, threefold, + blastos, germ]
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Having body tissues derived from three germ layers, the endoderm, mesoderm, and ectoderm, seen in all multicellular animals except certain invertebrates such as the cnidarians and sponges.
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triploblasticOf an embryo, having three primitive germ layers from each of which particular parts of the body develop.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
triploblastichaving three primary embryonic cell layers, ECTODERM, MESODERM and ENDODERM. All animals except PROTOZOANS, SPONGES and COELENTERATES are triploblastic.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005