Mesogloea - definition of mesogloea by The Free Dictionary
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mes·o·gle·a also mes·o·gloe·a (mĕz′ə-glē′ə, mĕs′-, mē′zə-, -sə-)
The layer of gelatinous material that separates the inner and outer cell layers of a cnidarian.
[New Latin mesogloea
+ Medieval Greek gloia, glia
; see zoogloea
References in periodicals archive
Structure and composition of mesogloea
This type of association often starts with the implantation of eggs in the medusa's mesogloea
by an adult female amphipod.
An increase in E' associated with the formation of bonds between molecules has been reported in the collagenous mesogloea
of a sea anemone (Gosline, 1971).