foetal


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foe·tal

 (fēt′l)
adj. Chiefly British
Variant of fetal.

foetal

(ˈfiːtəl)
adj
(Anatomy) a variant spelling of fetal
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.foetal - of or relating to a fetus; "fetal development"
Translations
جَنيني
zárodečný
foster-
magzati
fóstur-
dölüte ait

foetal

fetal (US) [ˈfiːtl] ADJfetal

foetal

[ˈfiːtəl] fetal (US) adj [development] → fœtal(e); [position] → fœtal(e)

foetal

, (esp US) fetal
adjfötal

foetal

fetal (Am) [ˈfiːtl] adjfetale

foetus

(American) fetus (ˈfiːtəs) noun
a young human being, animal, bird etc in the early stages of development before it is born or hatched.
ˈfoetal , (American) ˈfetal adjective
of a foetus. in a foetal position.
References in classic literature ?
Excepting in its foetal state, Man is without a tail, a
Some of the cases of rudimentary organs are extremely curious; for instance, the presence of teeth in foetal whales, which when grown up have not a tooth in their heads; and the presence of teeth, which never cut through the gums, in the upper jaws of our unborn calves.
Sonographic foetal measurements in a cohort of population of Karachi, Pakistan.