alecithal


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Related to alecithal: microlecithal, mesolecithal

alecithal

 [ah-les´ĭ-thal]
having no distinct yolk.

a·lec·i·thal

(ă-les'i-thal),
Without yolk; denoting oocytes with little or no deutoplasm.
[G. a- priv. + lekithos, yolk]

alecithal

/alec·i·thal/ (a-les´ĭ-thal) without yolk; applied to eggs with very little yolk.

a·lec·i·thal

(ā-les'i-thal)
Without a yolk; denoting oocytes (ova) with little or no deutoplasm.
[G. a- priv. + lekithos, yolk]

alecithal

having no distinct yolk.