Definitions for vitellusvɪˈtɛl əs, vaɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. yolk, vitellus(noun)

    nutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vitellus(noun)

    the contents or substance of the ovum; egg yolk. See Illust. of Ovum

  2. Vitellus(noun)

    perisperm in an early condition

  3. Origin: [L., the yolk of an egg.]

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