vitelligenous


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Vitelligenous \Vit`el*lig"e*nous\, a. (Zool.)
   Producing yolk, or vitelline substance; -- applied to certain
   cells (also called nutritive, or yolk, cells) formed in the
   ovaries of many insects, and supposed to supply nutriment to
   the developing ova.
   [1913 Webster]
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