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primary germ layer

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A layer of cells produced during the process of gastrulation during the early development of the embryo, which is distinct from other such layers of cells, as an early step of cell differentiation. The types of germ layers are the endoderm, ectoderm, and mesoderm. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0000556 ]

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xenopus_anatomy

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germ layer, embryonic germ layer

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XAO:0003011

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