Definition of nephric in English:

nephric

adjective

Embryology
  • Of or relating to a kidney or nephridium, specifically during embryonic development.

Origin

Late 19th century. From ancient Greek νεϕρός kidney + -ic. Compare Hellenistic Greek νεϕρικός, a variant of (or possibly a scribal error for) νεϕριτικός.

Pronunciation

nephric

/ˈnɛfrɪk/