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"zygote" in British English

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zygotenoun [C]

uk   /ˈzaɪ.ɡəʊt/  us   /-ɡoʊt/ specialized
(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 ​babyperson or ​animal and that is ​created when a ​male and ​femalegamete (= ​cell from each ​parent)unite
(Definition of zygote from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “zygote”
in Spanish cigoto…
in Vietnamese hợp tử…
in Malaysian zigot…
in Thai เซลล์ที่เกิดจากการรวมกันของเซลล์เพศสองเซลล์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受精卵, 合子…
in Indonesian zigot…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受精卵, 合子…
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