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transplacental

[trans-pluh-sen-tl]
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adjective
  1. across or passing through the placenta.

Origin of transplacental

1925–30; trans- + placental
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transplacental in Medicine

transplacental

(trăns′plə-sĕntl)
adj.
  1. Relating to or involving passage through or across the placenta.
Related formstrans′pla•cental•ly adv.
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