vegetal pole(redirected from vegetable 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.
The portion of an egg that is opposite the animal pole and that contains most of the yolk.
Etymology: L, vegetare + polus, pole
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.