yolk stalk

noun

Definition of yolk stalk

: the narrow tubular stalk connecting the yolk sac with the embryo

First Known Use of yolk stalk

1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of yolk stalk was in 1900

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yolk-sac placenta

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“Yolk stalk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yolk%20stalk. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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yolk stalk

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