oocyte

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oocyte

[′ō·ə‚sīt]
(histology)
An egg before the completion of maturation.
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Spawning was completed by September with greater than 90% of all individuals in Stage 1 development with primary oocytes.
We identified a single intersex fish, and it contained a small number of primary oocytes in the perinucleolar stage surrounded by testicular tissue.
0 Follicles are elongated and often isolated in abundant connective tissue with walls consisting of primary oocytes of homogeneous size.

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