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lecithal

[les-uh-thuh l] /ˈlɛs ə θəl/
adjective, Embryology
1.
having a yolk, as certain eggs or ova.
Also, lecithic
[les-uh-thik] /ˈlɛs ə θɪk/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; < Greek lékith(os) egg yolk + -al1
Related forms
lecithality, noun
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lecithal in Medicine

lecithal lec·i·thal (lěs'ə-thəl)
adj.
Relating to or having a yolk.

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