Ectopy



ectopy ec·to·py (ěk’tə-pē)
n.
Variant of ectopia.

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    [ek-tuh-sahrk] /ˈɛk təˌsɑrk/ noun, Biology. 1. the ectoplasm of a protozoan (opposed to ). /ˈɛktəʊˌsɑːk/ noun 1. (zoology) the ectoplasm of an amoeba or any other protozoan

  • Ectosteal

    [ek-to-stoh-sis, -tuh-] /ˌɛk tɒˈstoʊ sɪs, -tə-/ noun 1. the ossification of cartilage that begins under the perichondrium and proceeds inward. ectosteal ect·os·te·al (ěk-tŏs’tē-əl) adj. Relating to the external surface of a bone. ectostosis ec·tos·to·sis (ěk’tŏs-tō’sĭs) n.



  • Ectostosis

    [ek-to-stoh-sis, -tuh-] /ˌɛk tɒˈstoʊ sɪs, -tə-/ noun 1. the ossification of cartilage that begins under the perichondrium and proceeds inward. ectostosis ec·tos·to·sis (ěk’tŏs-tō’sĭs) n.

  • Ectotherm

    [ek-tuh-thurm] /ˈɛk təˌθɜrm/ noun, Zoology. 1. a cold-blooded animal. ectotherm ec·to·therm (ěk’tə-thûrm’) n. An organism that regulates its body temperature largely by exchanging heat with its surroundings; a poikilotherm. ectotherm (ěk’tə-thûrm’) A cold-blooded organism. Also called poikilotherm.



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