cytula

Cytula

Cyt"u*la\ (s?t"?-l?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. ???? a hollow vessel.] (Biol.) The fertilized egg cell or parent cell, from the development of which the child or other organism is formed. --H[ae]ckel.
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