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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blastoderm  \Blas"to*derm\,  n.  [Gr.  blasto`s  sprout  +  E.  derm.] 
  (Biol.) 
  The  germinal  membrane  in  an  ovum,  from  which  the  embryo  is 
  developed. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  blastoderm 
  n  :  a  layer  of  cells  on  the  inside  of  the  blastula  [syn:  {germinal 
  disc},  {blastodisc},  {germinal  area}] 




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