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lecithal

[les-uh-thuh l]
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adjective Embryology.
  1. having a yolk, as certain eggs or ova.
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Also lec·i·thic [les-uh-thik] /ˈlɛs ə θɪk/.

Origin of lecithal

1890–95; < Greek lékith(os) egg yolk + -al1
Related formslec·i·thal·i·ty, noun
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lecithal

(lĕsə-thəl)
adj.
  1. Relating to or having a yolk.
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