ectoplacenta

noun
ec·​to·​pla·​cen·​ta | \ ˌek-tō-plə-ˈsent-ə How to pronounce ectoplacenta (audio) \

Medical Definition of ectoplacenta

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ectoplacental \ -​ˈsent-​ᵊl How to pronounce ectoplacenta (audio) \ adjective

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“Ectoplacenta.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ectoplacenta. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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