|ribonucleic acid: any of a class of single-stranded molecules transcribed from DNA in the cell nucleus or in the mitochondrion or chloroplast, containing along the strand a linear sequence of nucleotide bases that is complementary to the DNA strand from w|
|cell formed by the division of another cell|
zygote zy·gote (zī'gōt')
The cell formed by the union of two gametes, especially a fertilized ovum before cleavage.
The organism that develops from a zygote.
|zygote (zī'gōt') Pronunciation Key
The cell formed by the union of the nuclei of two reproductive cells (gametes), especially a fertilized egg cell.