endoblast


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endoblast

(ˈɛndəʊˌblæst)
n
1. (Zoology) embryol a less common name for endoderm
2. (Zoology) another name for hypoblast1
ˌendoˈblastic adj
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Noun1.endoblast - the inner germ layer that develops into the lining of the digestive and respiratory systems
germ layer - (embryology) any of the 3 layers of cells differentiated in embryos following gastrulation
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dabryanus are located in the back-end of pharyngeal portion, which are similar to the intestinal epithelium of the air-breathing fish in that they both originate from endoblast endoderm during the embryo stage.