Definitions for "Ecto"
Keywords:  prefix, eck, endo, exo, meso
when used as a part of a word, means outside
(eck´ toh) [Gr.: outer, outside] • A prefix used to designate a structure on the outer surface of the body. For example, ectoderm. (Contrast with endo- and meso-.)
Prefix denoting situated on, without, or on the outside.
Keywords:  mist, popularized, term
Popularized term for "ectoplasm" or "ectoplasmic mist".
Keywords:  short, name
Short name for ectoplasm.