anidian

adjective

an·​id·​i·​an
(ˈ)a¦nidēən
of an embryo or fetus
: formless : lacking differentiation

Word History

Etymology

an- + Greek eidos form + English -ian

First Known Use

1855, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anidian was in 1855

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“Anidian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anidian. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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