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transplacental

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adjective trans·pla·cen·tal \ˌtran(t)s-plə-ˈsen-təl\

Definition of transplacental

  1. :  passing through or occurring by way of the placenta <transplacental immunization>

transplacentally play \-təl-ē\ adverb


Origin of transplacental

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1902


Medical Dictionary

transplacental

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adjective trans·pla·cen·tal \ˌtran(t)s-plə-ˈsent-əl\

Medical Definition of transplacental

  1. :  relating to, involving, or being passage (as of an antibody) between mother and fetus through the placenta <transplacental immunization>

transplacentally \-əl-ē\play adverb



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "transplacental"


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