blastophthoria

noun
blas·​toph·​tho·​ria | \ ˌblas-təf-ˈthōr-ē-ə, -ˈthȯr- How to pronounce blastophthoria (audio) \

Medical Definition of blastophthoria

: degeneration of the germ cells believed to be due to chronic poisoning (as by alcohol) or to disease

Other Words from blastophthoria

blastophthoric \ -​ˈthōr-​ik, -​ˈthȯr-​ How to pronounce blastophthoria (audio) \ adjective

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“Blastophthoria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/blastophthoria. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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