embryonal embryonal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of an organism prior to birth or hatching

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Sandra's trouble: embryonal nephroma or Wilms tumor (named for German Surgeon Marx Wilms, 1867-1918).

News

  • Louisiana tight end inspired by boy’s cancer fight

    Tight end Jacory Washington will forever be shaped by his relationship with Brennan Daigle, who died at age 10 from a rare form of cancer called embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma.
    on September 8, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Quotes

  • Among the "new problems" that require a re-evaluation are "the freezing of human embryos, embryonal reduction, pre-implantation diagnosis, stem cell research and attempts at human cloning," Benedict XVI said.
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Catholic News Agency

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