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Of, pertaining to, or in the condition of an embryo.
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(ĕm′brē-ŏn′ĭk) also


1. Of, relating to, or being an embryo.
2. also embryotic (-ŏt′ĭk) Rudimentary; incipient: an embryonic nation, not yet self-governing.

em′bry·on′ic·al·ly adv.
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(1) Unborn, in utero.
(2) Undeveloped, developing, unformed, fledgling.
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adjective Undeveloped, related to an embryo
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Pertaining to, or to the state of being, an EMBRYO.
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In the life cycle of the round worm, a very early life stage occurring within the uterus of the female round worm.
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The reduction on the embryonic vesicle growth observed between 20 and 30 days of gestation was similar to that observed by GINTHER (1995) in mated or inseminated pregnant mares.
The similar growth of the embryonic vesicle between the corresponding days of gestation in Altrenogest and Control groups are in agreement with the findings of VOLLER et al.