embryonate


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em·bry·o·nate

(em'brē-ō-nāt),
1. Synonym(s): embryonal
2. Containing an embryo.
3. Impregnated.

embryonate

[em′brē·ənāt′]
Etymology: Gk, en + bryein + L, atus, shaped like
1 impregnate.
2 pertaining to or resembling an embryo.
3 containing an embryo.
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Avian influenza virus, Newcastle disease virus, and infectious bronchitis virus were eliminated as potential causative agents after pharyngeal swabs inoculated onto the chorioallantoic membrane of embryonate eggs failed to recover viable virus.
The eggs then embryonate in the environment and are ingested by a new host via contaminated food or water.
Egg papers were dried, and eggs were allowed to embryonate for 1 week in a humidified container.