Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Embryology Having the yolk evenly distributed throughout the egg.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having an even distribution of yolk in the cytoplasm.

Etymologies

iso- + lecith(in) + -al1.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
iso- +‎ Ancient Greek λέκιθος (lekithos, "yolk") +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

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