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transplacental

[ trans-pluh-sen-tl ]
/ ˌtræns pləˈsɛn tl /
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adjective
across or passing through the placenta.
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Origin of transplacental

1925–30; trans- + placental
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Medical definitions for transplacental

transplacental
[ trăns′plə-sĕntl ]

adj.
Relating to or involving passage through or across the placenta.

Other words from transplacental

trans′pla•cental•ly adv.
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