embryo

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɛmbriəʊ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɛmbriˌoʊ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(embrē ō′)

Inflections of 'embryo' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": embryos

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Synonyms:
incipient organism, nucleus, egg , fetus (US), foetus (UK), germ, seed , ovum, sperm, bud , shoot , unborn child, ovule

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