Placenta

Definition of Placenta

Pla`cen´ta
n.1.(Anat.) The vascular appendage which connects the fetus with the parent, and is cast off in parturition with the afterbirth.
2.(Bot.) The part of a pistil or fruit to which the ovules or seeds are attached.

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ovary, reproductive structure
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