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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Concerning or pertaining to eggs which are abundantly supplied with food-yolk, and which at an early stage of development leave the follicle in which they were formed and pass into the cavity of the ovarian tube to complete their development: contrasted with *katoikogenic.


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