embryophore

noun
em·​bryo·​phore | \ ˈem-brē-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, -ˌfȯ(ə)r How to pronounce embryophore (audio) \

Medical Definition of embryophore

: the outer cellular covering of the hexacanth embryo of a tapeworm broadly : the covering and the included embryo

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“Embryophore.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/embryophore. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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