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English definition of “monozygotic”


adjective uk   /ˌmɒn.əʊ.zaɪˈɡɒt.ɪk/ us    /ˌmɑː.noʊ.zaɪˈɡɑː.t̬ɪk/ specialized
If twins are monozygotic, they develop from just one egg and are commonly described as identical twins.
GeneticsInnate and congenital
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