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postfertilization

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adjective post·fer·til·iza·tion \ˌpōst-ˌfərt-əl-ə-ˈzā-shən\

Medical Definition of postfertilization

  1. :  occurring in the period following fertilization the early postfertilization stages of embryonic development—N. A. Wivel & LeRoy Walters


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postfertilization

adverb post·fer·til·iza·tion

Medical Definition of postfertilization

  1. :  after fertilization changes occurring 48 hours postfertilization


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