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embry-

combining form

Definition of embry-

  1. :  embryo <embryogeny>



Variants of embry-

or

embryo-

Origin and Etymology of embry-

Late Latin, from Greek, from embryon


Medical Dictionary

embry-

combining form

Medical Definition of embry-

  1. :  embryo <embryoma> <embryogenesis>



Variants of embry-

or

embryo-


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