FETAL STAGE

the final stage of human prenatal development, from the 8th or 9th week after fertilisation to the time of birth. It is preceded by the embryonic stage.

FETAL STAGE: "The foetal stage follows the embryonic stage."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FETAL STAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fetal-stage/ (accessed May 27, 2020).
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