Definition of Conceptus

1. Noun. An animal organism in the early stages of growth and differentiation that in higher forms merge into fetal stages but in lower forms terminate in commencement of larval life.

Exact synonyms: Embryo, Fertilized Egg
Generic synonyms: Animal, Animate Being, Beast, Brute, Creature, Fauna
Specialized synonyms: Blastosphere, Blastula, Gastrula, Morula
Terms within: Umbilical, Umbilical Cord
Derivative terms: Embryonal, Embryonic, Embryonic, Embryotic



Definition of Conceptus

1. Noun. The fetus or embryo, including all the surrounding tissues protecting and nourishing it during pregnancy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Conceptus

1. a fertilized egg [n -CEPTUSES or -CEPTI]

Medical Definition of Conceptus

1. The product of conception, i.e., embryo and membranes. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Conceptus

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Literary usage of Conceptus

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1. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"The conceptus formalis is the mental act or process itself whereby we get before us ... Since Averroes, Suarez continues, many have called this conceptus ..."

2. The Commentaries of Gaius and Rules of Ulpian by Gaius, Domitius Ulpianus (1885)
"... conceptus est3, licet post tertiam ... et in adoptionem dari potest, at is qui ex eo filio conceptus est qui in t.ertia ..."

3. The Institutes of Gaius and Rules of Ulpian: The Former from Studemund's by Gaius, Wilhelm Studemund, James Muirhead (1880)
"... conceptus est, licet post tertiam ... et in adoptionem dari potest. at is qui ex eo filio conceptus est qui in tertia ..."

4. Lectures on Metaphysics and Logic by William Hamilton (1860)
"1T XXXIII. Of notions which stand to each other in the relations of Subordination, — the one is the nor'' "dX™nr«ior! Higher or Superior (notio, conceptus, ..."

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