bidiscoidal placenta

[ bī′dĭ-skoidl ]

n.

A placenta with two separate disc-shaped portions attached to opposite walls of the uterus, occasionally found in humans.

Nearby words

  1. bidi,
  2. bidialectal,
  3. bidie-in,
  4. bidirectional,
  5. bidirectional ventricular tachycardia,
  6. bidonville,
  7. bids,
  8. biedermeier,
  9. biel,
  10. bield


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