dizygous
adjective see dizygotic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dizygous — adjective dizygotic …   Wiktionary

  • dizygous — di·zy·gous (di ziґgəs) dizygotic …   Medical dictionary

  • dizygous — [dʌɪ zʌɪgəs] adjective another term for dizygotic …   English new terms dictionary

  • dizygous — adjective derived from two separately fertilized eggs dizygotic twins • Syn: ↑dizygotic • Pertains to noun: ↑zygotic, ↑zygotic (for: ↑dizygotic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dizygous twin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dizygotic, dizygous — Relating to twins derived from two separate zygotes, i.e., bearing the same genetic relationship as full sibs but sharing a common intrauterine environment. [G. di , two, + zygotos, yoked together] …   Medical dictionary

  • dizygotic — adjective Derived from two eggs that have been separately fertilized; dizygous Syn: dizygous …   Wiktionary

  • dizygotic — adjective derived from two separately fertilized eggs dizygotic twins • Syn: ↑dizygous • Pertains to noun: ↑zygotic (for: ↑dizygous), ↑zygotic …   Useful english dictionary

  • dizygotic — also dizygous adjective Date: 1916 of twins fraternal 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Twin — Monozygotic ( identical ) twins A twin is one of two offspring produced in the same pregnancy.[1] Twins can either be monozygotic (in common parlance, identical ), meaning that they develop from one zygote that splits and forms two embryos, or… …   Wikipedia

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