teras

noun
ter·​as | \ ˈter-əs How to pronounce teras (audio) \
plural terata\ ˈter-​ət-​ə How to pronounce teras (audio) \

Medical Definition of teras

: an organism (as a fetus) that is grossly abnormal in structure due to genetic or developmental causes

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“Teras.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/teras. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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