copulation path

noun

Definition of copulation path

: the intracytoplasmic course followed by the male pronucleus in approaching the female pronucleus during fertilization and often delineating the direction of the first cleavage furrow

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“Copulation path.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/copulation%20path. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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