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em·bry·ol·o·gy

 (ĕm′brē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The branch of biology that deals with the formation, early growth, and development of living organisms.
2. The embryonic structure or development of a particular organism.

em′bry·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), em′bry·o·log′i·cal adj.
em′bry·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
em′bry·ol′o·gist n.

embryology

(ˌɛmbrɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
1. (Biology) the branch of science concerned with the study of embryos
2. (Biology) the structure and development of the embryo of a particular organism
embryological, ˌembryoˈlogic adj
ˌembryoˈlogically adv
ˌembryˈologist n

em•bry•ol•o•gy

(ˌɛm briˈɒl ə dʒi)

n., pl. -gies.
1. the study of embryonic formation and development.
2. the origin, growth, and development of an embryo: the embryology of the chick.
[1840–50]
em`bry•o•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) em`bry•o•log′ic, adj.
em`bry•o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
em`bry•ol′o•gist, n.

em·bry·ol·o·gy

(ĕm′brē-ŏl′ə-jē)
The branch of biology that deals with embryos and their development.

embryology

Study of development of embryos.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.embryology - the branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organismsembryology - the branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organisms
germ layer - (embryology) any of the 3 layers of cells differentiated in embryos following gastrulation
optic cup, eyecup - (embryology) a two-walled cuplike depression that develops into the pigmented and sensory layers of the retina
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
teratology - the branch of biology concerned with the development of malformations or serious deviations from the normal type of organism
segmentation, cleavage - (embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum
implantation, nidation - (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
regulation - (embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered
Translations
عِلْم الأجِنَّه
embryologi
embriológia
fósturfræîi
embryológia
embriyoloji

embryology

[ˌembrɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nembriología f

embryology

[ˌɛmbriˈɒlədʒi] nembryologie f

embryology

nEmbryologie f

embryo

(ˈembriəu) nounplural ˈembryos
1. a young animal or plant in its earliest stages in seed, egg or womb. An egg contains the embryo of a chicken; (also adjective) the embryo child.
2. (also adjective) (of) the beginning stage of anything. The project is still at the embryo stage.
ˌembryˈology (-ˈolədʒi) noun
the science of the formation and development of the embryo.
ˌembryoˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
ˌembryˈologist noun
ˌembryˈonic (-ˈonik) adjective
in an early stage of development.

em·bry·ol·o·gy

n. embriología, estudio del embrión y su desarrollo hasta el momento del nacimiento.

embryology

n embriología
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The laryngeal epithelium has its origin in the respiratory diverticulum of the ventral wall of the foregut, and it embryologically develops from the same endodermal cells that line the gastric mucosa [33].
Embryologically, there are two theories for the development of myocardial bridges.
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Most salivary gland BLECs are seen in the parotid as it is the only gland to embryologically develop intraglandular lymphatic tissue.
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The loose connective tissue of the dental pulp is embryologically and histologically related to the dentine surrounding it, giving rise to the dentine-pulp complex.
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Embryologically, they seem to represent persistent junctions of primordial epicardial vessels with intramyocardial sinusoidal circulation.
Embryologically, the pancreas is an endodermal structure that is the product of the fusion of the ventral and dorsal pancreas at approximately 8 weeks' gestation.