vitelline

adjective vi·tel·line \ vī-ˈte-lən , -ˌlēn , -ˌlīn \

Definition of vitelline

1 : resembling the yolk of an egg especially in yellow color
2 : of, relating to, or producing yolk

Origin and Etymology of vitelline

Middle English, from Medieval Latin vitellinus, from Latin vitellus egg yolk


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vitelline

adjective vi·tel·line \ -ˈtel-ən , -ˌēn , -ˌīn \

medical Definition of vitelline

: of, relating to, or producing yolk

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