embryo englannista suomeksi
In the reproductive cycle, the stage after the fertilization of the egg that precedes the development into a fetus.
In viviparous animals, the young animal's earliest stages in the mother's body
In humans, usually the cell growth up to the end of the seventh week in the mother's body
The beginning; the first stage of anything.
(RQ:Swift Polite Conversatio)
- The company little suspected what a noble work I had then in embryo.
1749, Henry Fielding, ''Tom Jones'', Folio Society 1973, page 419:
- it dives into the heart of the observed, and there espies evil, as it were, in the first embryo ...
embryo; an unborn baby that is less developed than a fetus.
embryo; an organism in the earlier stages of development before it emerges from the egg, or before metamorphosis.