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germinal vesicle

noun, Embryology.
the large, vesicular nucleus of an ovum before the polar bodies are formed.
Origin of germinal vesicle
First recorded in 1850-55 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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germinal vesicle

(biology) the large nucleus of an oocyte before it develops into an ovum
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