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Invagination

In`vag`i`na´tion
n.1.
1.(Biol.) The condition of an invaginated organ or part.
2.The inward movement of the wall of a tissue or cell, to form a cavity; also, the cavity thus formed.
3.(Biol., Embryology) The inward movement of one part of the wall of a blastula, to form a gastrula; the process of gastrulation, in which layers of the ovum are differentiated.
Noun1.invagination - the condition of being folded inward or sheathed
Synonyms: introversion
2.invagination - the folding in of an outer layer so as to form a pocket in the surface; "the invagination of the blastula"
condition, introversion, invaginate
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