developmental anatomy

noun

Medical Definition of developmental anatomy

: the anatomy of the embryo or fetus

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“Developmental anatomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/developmental%20anatomy. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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