Definition of oocyte
: an egg before maturation : a female gametocyte
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But according to Cryotec's release, their technology cools faster, making it harder for those ice crystals to damage the oocytes.
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Origin and Etymology of oocyte
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1895See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of oocyte
: an egg before maturation : a female gametocyte—called also ovocyte
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