Definition of fetomaternal in English:

fetomaternal

(also foetomaternal)

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or involving both the fetus and the mother; specifically passed or directed from the fetus to the mother.

Origin

Late 19th century. From fet- + -o- + maternal. Compare earlier maternofetal.

Pronunciation

fetomaternal

/ˌfiːtəʊməˈtəːnl/