deciduate

[ dih-sij-oo-it ]
/ dɪˈsɪdʒ u ɪt /
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adjective Anatomy, Zoology.

having or characterized by a decidua.
(of a placenta) partly formed from the decidua.

Nearby words

  1. decidua reflexa,
  2. decidua serotina,
  3. decidua spongiosa,
  4. decidua vera,
  5. decidual cell,
  6. deciduation,
  7. deciduitis,
  8. deciduoma,
  9. deciduoma malignum,
  10. deciduous

Origin of deciduate

1865–70; < New Latin dēciduātus, equivalent to dēcidua decidua + Latin -ātus -ate1

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