placenta

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placenta /pləˈsɛntə/ noun
plural placentas
placenta
/pləˈsɛntə/
noun
plural placentas
Learner's definition of PLACENTA
[count] medical
: the organ in mammals that forms inside the mother's uterus, nourishes the unborn baby, and is pushed out of the mother after the birth of the baby

— placental

/pləˈsɛntl̟/ adjective, always used before a noun
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