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zygotic

[zahy-got-ik] /zaɪˈgɒt ɪk/
adjective, Biology
1.
of or relating to a zygote.
2.
having zygosity.
Origin of zygotic
1905-1910
1905-10; zygote + -ic
Related forms
zygotically, adverb
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  • Heterozygote (different yolk), a zygotic individual which contains both members of an allelomorphic pair.

    Applied Eugenics Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson

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