embryopathy

[ ĕm′brē-ŏpə-thē ]

n.

A developmental disorder in an embryo, especially one caused by a disease such as rubella.

Nearby words

  1. embryonic shield,
  2. embryonic stem cell,
  3. embryonization,
  4. embryonoid,
  5. embryony,
  6. embryoplastic,
  7. embryotomy,
  8. embryotoxic,
  9. embryotoxicity,
  10. embryotoxon


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