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germinal

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germinal

adjective ger·mi·nal \ˈjərm-nəl, ˈjer-mə-nəl\

Definition of GERMINAL

1
a :  being in the earliest stage of development
b :  creative, productive
2
:  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a germ cell or early embryo
ger·mi·nal·ly adverb

Origin of GERMINAL

French, from Latin germin-, germen — more at germ
First Known Use: 1808

Rhymes with GERMINAL

germinal

adjective ger·mi·nal \ˈjərm-nəl, -ən-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GERMINAL

:  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a germ cell or early embryo
ger·mi·nal·ly \-ē\ adverb

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