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British Dictionary definitions for vitellogenic

vitellogenic

vitelligenous (ˌvɪtəˈlɪdʒɪnəs)

adjective
  1. zoology producing or stimulating the formation of yolk
Derived Formsvitellogenesis, noun

Word Origin

C20: from vitellus + -genic
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