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archenteron

ar·chen·ter·on

archenteron

pronunciation:
ar ken t ran
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part of speech: noun
definition: the primitive digestive cavity at the center of an embryo that is in the gastrula stage.
derivation: archenteric (adj.)
Word Parts
The word archenteron contains the following part:
arch, archi, arche (archae), archeo, (archaeo), -arch, -archy Greek root that means first in rank or time
synonyms:
prim, princ, prot, proto