homolecithal

[hoh-muh-les-uh-thuh l]

adjective Embryology.

having a fairly uniform distribution of yolk, as certain eggs or ova having relatively little yolk.

Origin of homolecithal

First recorded in 1890–95; homo- + lecithal
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