ectogenesis

noun
ec·​to·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌektō+ \

Definition of ectogenesis

: development outside the body especially : development of a mammalian embryo in an artificial environment

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Other Words from ectogenesis

ectogenetic \ ¦⸗⸗+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for ectogenesis

New Latin, from ect- + Latin genesis

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“Ectogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ectogenesis. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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