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Of, pertaining to, or in the condition of an embryo.
1. Of, relating to, or being an embryo.
2. also embryotic (-ŏt′ĭk) Rudimentary; incipient: an embryonic nation, not yet self-governing.
(1) Unborn, in utero.
(2) Undeveloped, developing, unformed, fledgling.
embryonicadjective Undeveloped, related to an embryo
embryonicPertaining to, or to the state of being, an EMBRYO.
In the life cycle of the round worm, a very early life stage occurring within the uterus of the female round worm.
emanating from or pertaining to embryo. See also embryo.
see early embryonic mortality (below).
larger cells of the mammalian blastocyst which develop into the embryo.
early embryonic mortality
death of the embryo, i.e. before it becomes a fetus; a principal cause of temporary infertility in farm livestock. Amongst causes are errors in timing of insemination, chromosomal defects, asynchronous development of the endometrium.
ability of embryonic tissues to recognize changes in their size and location and to make the necessary adjustments to form the disk-shaped assembly of appropriate structures.
embryonic stem cell
stem cell of fetal origin.
see chorionic vesicle.