zygote

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From Ancient Greek ζυγωτός (zugōtós, yoked), past participle of ζυγόω (zugóō, to yoke), from ζυγόν (zugón, yoke), from Proto-Indo-European *yugóm (yoke). Cognate with yoke and jugular.

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zygote (plural zygotes)

  1. A fertilized egg cell.

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zygote m (plural zygotes)

  1. zygote

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