Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A layer or lamina of nervous tissue which may develop into a nerve-tube or nerve-cord.

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  • Waldeyer.) h horn-plate, n nerve-plate, m skin-fibre-layer, f gut-fibre-layer, d gut-gland-layer, y primitive streak or axial plate, in which all four germinal layers meet, x structure of the chorda, u region of the later primitive kidneys.)

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