chorion laeve

noun

chorion lae·​ve -ˈlē-və How to pronounce chorion laeve (audio)
: the smooth part of the chorion that lacks villi and is not part of the placenta

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“Chorion laeve.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chorion%20laeve. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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