Meaning of “zygote” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “zygote” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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zygotenoun [ C ]

/ˈzɑɪ·ɡoʊt/

biology the cell that will develop into a baby person or animal and that is created when a male and female gamete (= cell from each parent) unite

(Definition of “zygote” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)