Medical Dictionary

hemochorial

adjective he·mo·cho·ri·al
variants: or chiefly British haemachorial play \ˌhē-mə-ˈkōr-ē-əl, -ˈkȯr-\

medical Definition of hemochorial

of a placenta
: having the fetal epithelium bathed in maternal blood
  • humans are hemochorial

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