embryology


em·bry·ol·o·gy

noun \-jē\
plural em·bry·ol·o·gies

Definition of EMBRYOLOGY

1
: a branch of biology dealing with embryos and their development
2
: the features and phenomena exhibited in the formation and development of an embryo
em·bry·o·log·i·cal \-brē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ also em·bry·o·log·ic \-ˈläj-ik\ adjective
em·bry·o·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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