digyny


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di·gy·ny

, digynia (dī'ji-nē, dī-jin'ē-ă),
Fertilization of a diploid oocyte by a sperm, which results in a triploid zygote. Compare: diandry.
[di- + G. gynē, woman]

digyny

fertilization of one ovum by more than one spermatozoon.
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