UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)

The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

embryonic (adj) undeveloped; in the early stages of growth.

When a plant or an animal is at an early stage of growth or is not fully developed, it is in its embryonic stage. A concept which is yet to take a final shape is in its embryonic stage. When a project is in its initial stages of planning it is still embryonic.

  • The construction of a spacecraft to land on Mars and other planets is still in its embryonic stage, as the plans and designs are still on the drawing boards.
  • One cannot distinguish the limbs of the human fetus in its embryonic stage, though a scan show the gender of the child.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer