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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hypoblast  \Hy"po*blast\,  n.  [Pref.  hypo-  +  -blast.]  (Biol.) 
  The  inner  or  lower  layer  of  the  blastoderm;  --  called  also 
  {endoderm},  {entoderm},  and  sometimes  {hypoderm}.  See  Illust. 
  of  {Blastoderm},  {Delamination},  and  {Ectoderm}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hypoblast 
  n  :  the  inner  germ  layer  that  develops  into  the  lining  of  the 
  digestive  and  respiratory  systems  [syn:  {endoderm},  {entoderm}, 
  {endoblast},  {entoblast}] 




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