vegetal

adjective veg·e·tal \ ˈve-jə-tᵊl \

Definition of vegetal

3 :of or relating to the vegetal pole of an egg or to that part of an egg from which the endoderm normally develops
  • vegetal blastomeres

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Origin and Etymology of vegetal

borrowed from Medieval Latin vegetālis, from Late Latin vegetāre "to live, grow" + Latin -ālis 1-al — more at vegetate


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vegetal

adjective veg·e·tal \ ˈvej-ət-ᵊl \

medical Definition of vegetal

2 :of or relating to the vegetal pole of an egg or to that part of an egg from which the endoderm normally develops
  • vegetal blastomeres

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