monozygotic(redirected from monozygoticly)
Also found in: Medical.
Derived from a single fertilized ovum or embryonic cell mass. Used especially of identical twins.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Genetics) (of twins) derived from a single fertilized ovum, and so identical
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
mon•o•zy•got•ic(ˌmɒn ə zaɪˈgɒt ɪk)
also mon•o•zy•gous(-ˈzaɪ gəs)
developed from a single fertilized ovum, as identical twins.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
|Adj.||1.||monozygotic - derived from a single fertilized egg; "monozygotic twins"|
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.