teras

noun
(medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus
Syn: ↑monster
Derivationally related forms: ↑monstrous (for: ↑monster)
Topics: ↑medicine, ↑medical specialty
Hypernyms: ↑fetus, ↑foetus
Part Meronyms: ↑acardia, ↑acephalia, ↑acephaly, ↑acephalism

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teras /terˈəs/ (biology and pathology)
noun (pl terˈata)
A monstrosity
ORIGIN: Gr teras, -atos monster
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terˈatism noun
1. A monster
2. A malformed person or animal, esp in the fetal stage

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • teras — TERÁS s.m. v. teraz. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  terás s. m. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  TERÁS s. m. varietate de struguri hibrizi cu boabe mici, negre, cu miezul incolor şi moale. ♢ vin din …   Dicționar Român

  • Teras — (gr.), 1) außerordentliche Naturbegebenheit, Wunder; daher Teratologie, Wunderlehre; 2) regelwidrige Bildung von Thieren, Pflanzen u. Mineralien, Mißgeburt sehr auffallender Art; daher Teratologie, Lehre von den Mißgeburten …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Teras — Teras, s. Gallwespen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • teras — Feto gravemente deformado; monstruo. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • Teras — Sp Tèras Ap Ter L u. ŠR Ispanijoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • teras — noun a grossly malformed fetus …   Wiktionary

  • teras — Conceptus with deficient, redundant, misplaced, or grossly misshapen parts. [G.] * * * ter·as ter əs n, pl ter·a·ta ter ət ə an organism (as a fetus) that is grossly abnormal in structure due to genetic or developmental causes …   Medical dictionary

  • téras — déblatéras …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • teras — is., Fr. terrasse 1) Bir yapının damında çevresi, üstü açık yer, ayazlık, taraça Ayrıca denize bakan bir de büyük terası vardı. Ç. Altan 2) Damın, genellikle çamaşır sermeye yarayan ve üstü çinko ile döşeli bulunan düz bölümü, tahtaboş 3) coğ.… …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • teras — ter·as …   English syllables

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