the simplest knitted construction, consisting of vertical ribs visible on the front of the fabric and horizontal rows of stitches visible on the back, used in the production of hosiery and jersey fabrics.
[pluh-sen-tuh] /pləˈsɛn tə/ noun, plural placentas, placentae [pluh-sen-tee] /pləˈsɛn ti/ (Show IPA) 1. Anatomy, Zoology. the organ in most mammals, formed in the lining of the uterus by the union of the uterine mucous membrane with the membranes of the fetus, that provides for the nourishment of the fetus and the elimination of its waste […]
- Placenta accreta
placenta accreta placenta ac·cre·ta (ə-krē’tə) n. Abnormal adherence of the chorionic villi to the myometrium, associated with partial or complete absence of the decidua basalis and the stratum spongiosum.
[pleys-neym] /ˈpleɪsˌneɪm/ noun 1. the given to or held by a geographical location, as a town, city, village, etc.
noun, Education. 1. a test to determine a student’s level of ability in one or more subjects in order to place the student with others of the same approximate ability.