Definition of hypoblast in English:


Line breaks: hypo|blast
Pronunciation: /ˈhʌɪpə(ʊ)blast


  • former term for endoderm.
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    • The prospective endoderm displaces the hypoblast and the mesoderm forms a layer between ectoderm and endoderm.
    • Why is the origin of mesoderm from hypoblast in some groups not regarded as a secondary adaptation?
    • Why then, asks Balfour, are hypoblast and epiblast continuous?

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