vegetal pole


noun Embryology.

the relatively inactive part of an ovum opposite the animal pole, containing much yolk and little cytoplasm.

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Origin of vegetal pole

First recorded in 1895–1900
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Medical definitions for vegetal pole

vegetal pole

n.

The part of a telolecithal egg in which the bulk of the yolk is situated.vitelline pole
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