endotheliochorial placenta


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endotheliochorial placenta

[¦en·də‚thē·lē·ə′kȯr·ē·əl plə′sen·tə]
(embryology)
A type of placenta in which the maternal blood is separated from the chorion by the maternal capillary endothelium; occurs in dogs.
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