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embryonic

adjective uk   /ˌem.briˈɒn.ɪk/ us    /-ˈɑː.nɪk/
relating to an embryoAnimal reproductionPregnancyBirth [before noun] formal starting to develop: The project is still at an embryonic stage.PotentialHoping and hopefulness
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