vitelline

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yolk

 [yōk]
the stored nutrient of the ovum.
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vi·tel·line

(vī-tel'in, -ēn),
Relating to the vitellus. See: yolk sac.
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vitelline

(vĭ-tĕl′ĭn, -ēn′, vī-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or associated with the yolk of an egg.
2. Having the yellow hue of an egg yolk; dull yellow.
n.
The yolk of an egg.
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vi·tel·line

(vī-tel'ēn)
Relating to the vitellus.
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