Definition of Vitellus

1. Noun. Nutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg).

Exact synonyms: Yolk
Generic synonyms: Food, Nutrient
Group relationships: Egg

Definition of Vitellus

1. n. The contents or substance of the ovum; egg yolk. See Illust. of Ovum.

2. n. The contents or substance of the ovum; egg yolk. See Illust. of Ovum.

Definition of Vitellus

1. the yolk of an egg [n -ES]

Medical Definition of Vitellus

1. 1. The contents or substance of the ovum; egg yolk. 2. Perisperm in an early condition. Origin: L, the yolk of an egg. (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vitellus

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vitellins
vitelliruptive degeneration
vitellogene
vitellogenes
vitellogeneses
vitellogenesis
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vitellogenic carboxypeptidase
vitellogenin
vitellogenins
vitellointestinal cyst
vitellolutein
vitellorubin
vitellose
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vitelluses
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vitesses
vitex
vitexes
vitiable
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vitiated air
vitiates
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vitiations

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