Definition of embryo
- productions seen in embryo during their out-of-town tryout period
- —Henry Hewes
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First Known Use: 1548See Words from the same year
: a human or animal in the early stages of development before it is born, hatched, etc.
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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