neural ectoderm


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neural ectoderm

[′nu̇r·əl ′ek·tə‚dərm]
(embryology)
Embryonic ectoderm which will form the neural tube and neural crest.
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In the early embryonic epiblast, some cells develop into the neural system and thus become neural ectoderm, including the neural tube and neural crest.