amphicytula

noun
am·phi·cyt·u·la | \ ˌamfəˈsichələ \
plural amphicytulae\-ˌlē \

Definition of amphicytula 

embryology

: a zygote capable of holoblastic unequal cleavage

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First Known Use of amphicytula

1876, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amphicytula

New Latin, from amphi- + cytula fertilized egg cell, from cyt- + -ula

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