implacental

[im-pluh-sen-tl]
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adjective

Zoology. having no placenta, as a monotreme or marsupial.

noun

an implacental mammal.

Nearby words

  1. impiously,
  2. impish,
  3. impitoyable,
  4. implacability,
  5. implacable,
  6. implant,
  7. implant denture,
  8. implantable,
  9. implantation,
  10. implanted suture

Also im·pla·cen·tate [im-pluh-sen-teyt] /ˌɪm pləˈsɛn teɪt/.

Origin of implacental

First recorded in 1830–40; im-2 + placental

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British Dictionary definitions for implacental

implacental

adjective

another word for aplacental
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