binovular


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binovular

 [bin-ov´u-ler]
pertaining to or derived from two distinct ova.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bin·ov·u·lar

(bin-ov'yū-lăr)
Derived from two oocytes (ova) of fraternal twins.
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binovular

Of twins, derived from two separate eggs and thus non-identical. Compare UNIOVULAR.
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