embryonate


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embryonate

(ˈɛmbrɪəˌneɪt)
adj
relating to, or having, an embryo
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After around two weeks, however, the eggs embryonate and become capable of infecting animals and humans.
The fertilized eggs embryonate in water and hatch in 3 weeks into miracidiae, the first-stage larvae.
Infected dogs or cats pass unembryonated eggs in their feces; after 2 to 4 weeks in the environment, the eggs embryonate and become infectious.