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Embryo  [ Biology - Botany ]
Adjective: Embryonal, Embryonic
Adverb: Embryonically

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

  An embryo is an immature plant developing from the fertilised egg cell (zygote) contained in the fertilised seed of flowering plants prior to germination and growth.  
Embryonic (Adj.) [ Biology - Botany ]
  Of, relating to, or being an embryo also meaning rudimentary, immature.  





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