mesectoderm


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me·sec·to·derm

(mĕ-sek'tō-derm),
1. Cells in the area around the dorsal lip of the blastopore where mesoderm and ectoderm undergo a process of separation.
2. That part of the mesenchyme derived from ectoderm, especially from the neural crest in the cephalic region in very young embryos. Synonym(s): ectomesenchyme
[mes- + ectoderm]

mesectoderm

/mes·ec·to·derm/ (mez-ek´tah-derm) embryonic migratory cells derived from the neural crest of the head that contribute to the formation of the meninges and become pigment cells.

me·sec·to·derm

(mes-ek'tō-dĕrm)
1. Cells in the area around the dorsal lip of the blastopore where mesoderm and ectoderm undergo a process of separation.
2. That part of the mesenchyme derived from ectoderm, especially from the neural crest in the cephalic region in very young embryos.
[mes- + ectoderm]

me·sec·to·derm

(mes-ek'tō-dĕrm)
1. Cells in the area around the dorsal lip of the blastopore where mesoderm and ectoderm undergo a process of separation.
2. That part of the mesenchyme derived from ectoderm.
[mes- + ectoderm]