vitellin

noun
vi·​tel·​lin | \ vī-ˈtel-ən How to pronounce vitellin (audio) , və- How to pronounce vitellin (audio) \

Medical Definition of vitellin

: a phosphoprotein in egg yolk

called also ovovitellin

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“Vitellin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/vitellin. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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