area placentalis

noun
area pla·​cen·​ta·​lis | \ -ˌplas-ən-ˈtā-ləs How to pronounce area placentalis (audio) \

Medical Definition of area placentalis

: the part of the trophoblast in early placental vertebrate embryos that lies in immediate contact with the uterine mucosa

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“Area placentalis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/area%20placentalis. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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