Difference between revisions of "vitellarium"

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|lexical category=noun; plural <b>-ia</b>
 
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|etymology=Latin <i>vitellus</i>, yolk; <i>-arium</i>, place for
 
|etymology=Latin <i>vitellus</i>, yolk; <i>-arium</i>, place for
|definition=1. A yolk gland; a zone of growth.  
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|definition=1. A [[yolk gland]]; a [[zone of growth]].  
  
2. ([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) That part of an ovariole that contains the developing eggs.  
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2. ([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) That part of an [[ovariole]] that contains the developing eggs.  
  
 
3. ([[Platyhelminthes]]) Glands which produce yolk material and possibly the eggshell.
 
3. ([[Platyhelminthes]]) Glands which produce yolk material and possibly the eggshell.
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Revision as of 23:42, 13 September 2013

vitellarium (noun; plural -ia; Latin vitellus, yolk; -arium, place for): 1. A yolk gland; a zone of growth.

2. (Arthropoda: Insecta) That part of an ovariole that contains the developing eggs.

3. (Platyhelminthes) Glands which produce yolk material and possibly the eggshell.