transplacental

adjective trans·pla·cen·tal \ ˌtran(t)s-plə-ˈsen-tᵊl \

Definition of transplacental

: passing through or occurring by way of the placenta
  • transplacental immunization

transplacentally

play \-tᵊl-ē\ adverb

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transplacental

adjective trans·pla·cen·tal \ ˌtran(t)s-plə-ˈsent-ᵊl \

medical Definition of transplacental

: relating to, involving, or being passage (as of an antibody) between mother and fetus through the placenta
  • transplacental immunization

transplacentally

play \-ᵊl-ē\ adverb

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