embryonization

[ĕm′brē-ŏn′ĭ-zāshən]

n.

The change of a cell or tissue to an embryonic form or structure.

Nearby words

  1. embryonic area,
  2. embryonic disk,
  3. embryonic membrane,
  4. embryonic shield,
  5. embryonic stem cell,
  6. embryonoid,
  7. embryony,
  8. embryopathy,
  9. embryoplastic,
  10. embryotomy


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