syndesmochorial

adjective

syn·​des·​mo·​cho·​ri·​al ˌsin-ˌdez-mə-ˈkō-rē-əl How to pronounce syndesmochorial (audio)
of a placenta
: having fetal epithelium in contact with maternal submucosa (as in ruminants)

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“Syndesmochorial.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/syndesmochorial. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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