ectoperitrophic etymology

English word ectoperitrophic comes from English ecto- (Outside.), English peritrophic

Detailed word origin of ectoperitrophic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ecto- English (eng) Outside.
peritrophic English (eng) Describing a tubular chitinous sheath that lines the midgut of many insects.
ectoperitrophic English (eng) Outside the peritrophic membrane.

Words with the same origin as ectoperitrophic

Descendants of ecto-
ectethmoid ectoblast ectobronchium ectocervical ectocervix ectocornea ectocranial ectoenzyme ectogenesis ectogenous ectokinase ectomesocuneiform ectonucleoside ectonucleotide ectophosphodiesterase ectophytic ectoplacental ectoplast ectostylid ectosylvian ectosymbiont ectosymbiotic ectotherm ectozoon