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Embryo (IPA: /ˈɛmbɹiˌoʊ/)

Embryo (n.)

The first rudiments of an organism, whether animal or plant

Embryo (n.)

The young of an animal in the womb, or more specifically, before its parts are developed and it becomes a fetus (see Fetus).

Embryo (n.)

The germ of the plant, which is inclosed in the seed and which is developed by germination.

Embryo (a.)

Pertaining to an embryo; rudimentary; undeveloped; as, an embryo bud.

Embryo ()

See under Embryonic.


Multicellular diploid eukaryote in its earliest stage of development


German world music band




Album by Mark Shreeve


1976 film by Ralph Nelson

Embryo Synonyms

Fertilized Egg, Conceptus

Embryo Synonyms

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Spanish Translation

Embryo in Spanish is Embrión

Tagalog Translation

Embryo in Tagalog is Bilig

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Let her that procures abortion undergo ten years' penance, whether the embryo were perfectly formed, or not." - Abortion

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