endotheliochorial

adjective
en·​do·​the·​lio·​cho·​ri·​al | \ -ˌthē-lē-ō-ˈkōr-ē-əl, -ˈkȯr- How to pronounce endotheliochorial (audio) \

Medical Definition of endotheliochorial

: having fetal epithelium enclosing maternal blood vessels carnivores and some insectivores have an endotheliochorial placenta

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“Endotheliochorial.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/endotheliochorial. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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