adjective in·de·cid·u·ate

Definition of indeciduate

of a placenta

  1. :  having the maternal and fetal elements associated but not fused so that no maternal tissue is carried off in the placenta at parturition

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Origin and Etymology of indeciduate

New Latin indeciduatus, from 1in- + deciduatus deciduate

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to cast off or become cast off

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