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Synonyms for embryonic
ˌɛm briˈɒn ɪk; ˈɛm bri ə nl, ˌɛm briˈoʊn lem·b·ry·on·ic

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  1. embryonicadjective


  2. embryonicadjective

    Of or relating to an embryo.


  3. embryonicadjective

    Something, especially a project, that is very new and is still evolving; something that has yet to reach its full potential.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. embryonic, embryologic, embryonaladjective

    of an organism prior to birth or hatching

    "in the embryonic stage"; "embryologic development"

    embryotic, embryologic, embryonal

    late, mature, later(a)

  2. embryonic, embryoticadjective

    in an early stage of development

    "the embryonic government staffed by survivors of the massacre"; "an embryonic nation, not yet self-governing"

    embryotic, embryologic, embryonal

    later(a), late, mature

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "embryonic":

    embryo, embryonal, embryos, stem

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  1. Kapil Bharti:

    While researchers have used embryonic stem cell derived cells to treat age-related macular degeneration, (the RIKEN study) is the first study that used induced pluripotent stem cells.

  2. Chris Mason:

    If the AMD trials are successful, then by using embryonic stem cells as the starting material, the therapy can then be affordably manufactured at large scale.

  3. Darla Zelenitsky:

    It is an amazing specimen... I have been working on dinosaur eggs for 25 years and have yet to see anything like it, up until now, little has been known of what was going on inside a dinosaur's egg prior to hatching, as there are so few embryonic skeletons, particularly those that are complete and preserved in a life pose.

  4. Gavin Wendt:

    We are in the midst of what is an embryonic resource sector recovery, it's still early days, of course.

  5. Vice President Michel Temer:

    It was the first conclusion by the Audit Court, the process is still in embryonic phase, if one day some very serious fact emerges opening this possibility, then OK. But now we are talking about a report, which will be examined, clarified, there will be room for defense. This process takes a lot of time, three or four years.

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