Cotyledonary
Cotyledonary Cot`y*led"on*a*ry (-?-r?), a. Having a cotyledon; tufted; as, the cotyledonary placenta of the cow. [1913 Webster]

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  • cotyledonary — adjective see cotyledon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cotyledonary — See cotyledon. * * * …   Universalium

  • cotyledonary — adjective Of or pertaining to a cotyledon …   Wiktionary

  • cotyledonary — adj. of the primary leaf produced by a seed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cotyledonary — cot·y·le·don·ary …   English syllables

  • cotyledonary — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Placenta — A temporary organ joining the mother and fetus, the placenta transfers oxygen and nutrients from the mother to the fetus, and permits the release of carbon dioxide and waste products from the fetus. It is roughly disk shaped, and at full term… …   Medical dictionary

  • cotylophorous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|äf(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: cotyl + phorous : having a cotyledonary placenta * * * cotylophorous, a. Zool. (kɒtɪˈlɒfərəs) [ad. Gr. type *κοτυλοϕόρ ος (f. κοτύλη hollow vessel, etc. + ϕόρος bearing) + ous.] Having a cotyledonary… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cot|y|le|don|ar — «KOT uh LEE duh nuhr», adjective. = cotyledonary. (Cf. ↑cotyledonary) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polycotyledonary — Pol y*cot y*led on*a*ry, a. [Poly + cotyledonary.] (Anat.) Having the villi of the placenta collected into definite patches, or cotyledons. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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