noun late·bra \ˈlatəbrə; ləˈtēbrə, -teb-\

Definition of latebra



  1. :  a flask-shaped mass of white yolk extending from the blastodisc of a bird's egg to the center of the yellow yolk

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Origin and Etymology of latebra

New Latin, from Latin, hiding place, from latēre to lie hidden

First Known Use: 1859

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capable of being understood in two ways

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