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isolecithal

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adjective iso·lec·i·thal \ˌī-sō-ˈles-i-thəl\

Medical Definition of isolecithal

  1. of an egg :  having the yolk small in amount and nearly uniformly distributed—compare centrolecithal, telolecithal




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