Gastrulation definition

gastro͝olāzhən
The process of forming a gastrula from a blastula, as by epiboly.
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(embryology, biology) The stage of embryo development at which a gastrula is formed from the blastula by the inward migration of cells.
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Noun

Singular:
gastrulation
Plural:
gastrulations

Origin of gastrulation