vitelline


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Vitelline \Vi*tel"line\, a. [L. vitellus the yolk of an egg.]
   (Biol.)
   Of or pertaining to the yolk of eggs; as, the vitelline
   membrane, a smooth, transparent membrane surrounding the
   vitellus.
   [1913 Webster]
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