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em·bry·on·ic

 (ĕm′brē-ŏn′ĭk) also em·bry·on·al (ĕm′brē-ə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or being an embryo.
2. also em·bry·ot·ic (-ŏt′ĭk) Rudimentary; incipient: an embryonic nation, not yet self-governing.

[From Medieval Latin embryō, embryōn-, embryo; see embryo.]

em′bry·on′ic·al·ly adv.
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embryonic

(ˌɛmbrɪˈɒnɪk) or

embryonal

adj
1. (Biology) of or relating to an embryo
2. in an early stage; rudimentary; undeveloped
ˌembryˈonically adv
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em•bry•on•ic

(ˌɛm briˈɒn ɪk)

also em•bry•o•nal

(ˈɛm bri ə nl, ˌɛm briˈoʊn l)

adj.
1. pertaining to or being in the state of an embryo.
2. rudimentary; undeveloped.
[1840–50]
em`bry•on′i•cal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.embryonic - of an organism prior to birth or hatching; "in the embryonic stage"; "embryologic development"
immature - not yet mature
2.embryonic - in an early stage of development; "the embryonic government staffed by survivors of the massacre"; "an embryonic nation, not yet self-governing"
early - being or occurring at an early stage of development; "in an early stage"; "early forms of life"; "early man"; "an early computer"
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embryonic

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Translations
بِدائي ، في مَرْحَلَة التَّكْوين
zárodečný
embryoniskspæd
fósturvísis-; ófullmótaîur

embryonic

[ˌembrɪˈɒnɪk] ADJembrionario
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embryonic

[ˌɛmbriˈɒnɪk] adj
(fig) [process, idea, career] → à l'état embryonnaire, embryonnaire; [organization] → à l'état embryonnaire, embryonnaire
(BIOLOGY) [organism, cell] → embryonnaire
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embryonic

adjembryonisch; (esp fig)keimhaft
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embryonic

[ˌɛmbrɪˈɒnɪk] adj (also) (fig) → embrionale
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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.
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em·bry·on·ic

a. embriónico-a, embrional;
___ carcinomacarcinoma ___.
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embryonic

adj embrionario; — stem cell célula madre embrionaria
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References in periodicals archive ?
The embryonic period is defined as the period from conception to the period of differentiation, and this process continues until the 42nd day (Committee on Bovine Reproductive Nomenclature, 1972).
The traits evaluated were: embryonic period and egg viability; duration and viability of larval and pupal stages; number of instars in the larval stage; pupal weight of males and females at 24 hours of age; sex ratio; adult longevity; pre-oviposition period; and female fecundity.
It was down the shore one summer during that embryonic period of my life when I chanced to meet a fellow in possession of a gold Rolex watch and a Mercedes Benz 280 SL a hot little two-seater in maroon with natural-leather tan seats.
It occurs because of failure of caudal migration of scapula in early embryonic period. Embryonic primordium of scapula appears around 5th week and acquires final morphology in eighth week.
During embryonic period (day 14-42 days), the embryo is highly susceptible to teratogens and the effect decreases gradually as embryo matures to fetus (Morrow, 1986).
Karyotype was 46,XY in our patient; nevertheless, during the embryonic period, a low level of testosterone had led to the agenesis of the internal male genital organs such as the prostate and seminal vesicles and the absence of the masculinization of the external genitalia.
Hypoplasia during the early embryonic period could result in severe median cleft involving the mandible which may extend into the neck; while disturbances later on in the embryonic period may result in less severe median clefts.2
dorsalis, the eggs were white and the embryonic period lasted 15.5 days (Rodrigues et al., 2010).
During the embryonic period of muscle development, myoblasts are proliferating, then differentiating into multinucleated myotubes, and finally forming muscle fibers.