terat-

combining form

Definition of terat-

  1. :  developmental malformation <teratogenic>

Variants of terat-

or

terato-

Origin and Etymology of terat-

Greek, from terat-, teras marvel, portent, monster


Medical Dictionary

terat-

combining form

Medical Definition of terat-

  1. :  developmental malformation <teratogenic>

Variants of terat-

or

terato-


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