Definition of neuroectodermal in English:

neuroectodermal

(also neurectodermal)

adjective

Embryology
  • Of, relating to, or derived from neuroectoderm. Also: designating the demarcation between the ectoderm and neural plate or tube in the early embryo.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Quarterly Review of Biology. From neuro- + ectodermal, after neuroectoderm.

Pronunciation

neuroectodermal

/ˌnjʊərəʊˌɛktə(ʊ)ˈdəːml/