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embryonic

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of or relating to an embryo
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Planktotrophic development was inferred for an additional three of them (Geitodoris mavis, Felimare californiensis, and Flabellina pricei), based on the small size of their embryos, and for Felimare califoniensis, the length of its embryonic period as well (Table 2).
One is the complex series of events associated with brain development, which starts during the embryonic period and actually extends through adolescence.
The illegal stimulant's continued popularity among a large fraction of fertile women has some researchers worried about its potential to trigger structural defects during the critical embryonic period.