Skip to Content

digyny

Pronunciation: di'ji-ne, di-jin'e-a

Definition: Fertilization of a diploid oocyte by a sperm, which results in a triploid zygote.

[di- + G. gyne, woman]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide