foetal

See also: fœtal

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fetus. The "o" was added by hypercorrection.

AdjectiveEdit

foetal ‎(not comparable)

  1. (chiefly Britain, alternative in Canada) Alternative spelling of fetal

Usage notesEdit

The form fetal is preferred in North America and in the scientific community, whereas foetal is still commonly used in Commonwealth nations.

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