vegetal pole

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veg·e·tal pole

, vegetative pole
the part of a telolecithal oocyte (egg) where the bulk of the yolk is situated.

vegetal pole

n. Embryology
The portion of an egg that is opposite the animal pole and that contains most of the yolk.

veg·e·tal pole

, vegetative pole (vej'ĕ-tăl pōl, vej'ĕ-tā-tiv)
The part of a telolecithal egg where the bulk of the yolk is situated.

vegetal pole

or

vegetable pole

the yolky end of the animal egg away from the cell nucleus.