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Endoderm Definition

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[n] the inner germ layer that develops into the lining of the digestive and respiratory systems

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germ layer

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\En"do*derm\, n. [Endo- + Gr. ? skin.] (Biol.) (a) The inner layer of the skin or integument of an animal. (b) The innermost layer of the blastoderm and the structures derived from it; the hypoblast; the entoblast. See Illust. of {Ectoderm}.

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