noun, plural em·bry·ol·o·gies.
Related formsem·bry·o·log·i·cal [em-bree-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌɛm bri əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, em·bry·o·log·ic, adjectiveem·bry·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for embryology
Morphology falls naturally into two divisions—comparative anatomy and embryology.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
Wishing to base his doctrine on a sound foundation, Lombroso begins with what may be termed the embryology of crime.A Problem in Modern Ethics|John Addington Symonds
Yet we are utterly ignorant of their embryology: the true science of Origins is as yet scarcely in its cradle.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol I of 2)|John Addington Symonds
There is still another important line of evidence which we cannot afford to overlook; I mean the argument from embryology.The Scientific Evidences of Organic Evolution|George John Romanes
Many a bit of obscurity has been cleared up when the embryology of puzzling animals has been studied.The Story of the Living Machine|H. W. Conn