Translation of zygote in Spanish:

zygote

cigoto, n.

Pronunciation /ˈzʌɪɡəʊt//ˈzaɪˌɡoʊt/

noun

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    cigoto masculine
    zigoto masculine
    • Early embryonic development in many plants is characterized by asymmetric cell division of the zygote, which specifies apical and basal regions.
    • In charophytes, the first cell division of the zygote is meiosis, and their plant body is gametophytic.
    • Conjugation frequencies were calculated by dividing the number of zygotes (one zygote counted as two cells) by the total number of cells present.
    • Those 10 frozen little 16 or 32 cell zygotes will never be used for anything else.
    • A brief exposure to chloroform vapors kills vegetative cells but not zygotes.
    • The fusion of egg and sperm restores the diploid chromosome number in the zygote.