embryotoxicity

noun
em·​bryo·​tox·​ic·​i·​ty | \ ˌem-brē-ō-ˌtäk-ˈsis-ət-ē How to pronounce embryotoxicity (audio) \
plural embryotoxicities

Medical Definition of embryotoxicity

: the state of being toxic to embryos a test of the embryotoxicity of xylene in mice and rats

Other Words from embryotoxicity

embryotoxic \ -​ˈtäk-​sik How to pronounce embryotoxic (audio) \ adjective

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“Embryotoxicity.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/embryotoxicity. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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