noun, plural foe·tus·es.Chiefly British.
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It was, of course, concluded that the foetus was an undeveloped twin to the boy himself.Unbegotten Child|Winston Marks
He saw the grub expand into an embryo, and the embryo develop into a foetus.
In its growing condition, and before its birth, the new young life form is known as the foetus.Sane Sex Life and Sane Sex Living|H.W. Long
If this process is spread over the whole placenta, the foetus perishes before it is complete.
Thus did the foetus of crime engendered by Brujon in La Force miscarry.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo