Synonyms

1. egg-laying_mammal

noun. the most primitive mammals comprising the only extant members of the subclass Prototheria.

Synonyms

  • echidna
  • monotreme
  • Ornithorhynchus anatinus
  • anteater
  • platypus
  • duckbill
  • duck-billed platypus
  • prototherian
  • spiny anteater

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Words that Rhyme with Fertilized Egg

  • imreg
  • kreg
  • gregg
  • greg
  • cregg
  • clegg
  • vegh
  • tegge
  • segue
  • reg
  • pegg
  • peg
  • neg
  • meg
  • legge
  • legg
  • leg
  • kegg
  • keg
  • hegge
  • hegg
  • gegg
  • begg
  • beg
  • egge

Example sentences of the word fertilized-egg


1. Noun Phrase
With Darwin frogs, the males swallow the fertilized eggs, and the tadpoles develop in their vocal sacs.

2. Noun Phrase
In addition, males also remove unfertilized eggs and damaged eggs from the nest.

3. Noun Phrase
All cells in the human body originate from a single fertilized egg cell known as the zygote.

4. Noun Phrase
* Parthenogenesis: Offspring develop from an unfertilized egg.

2. self-fertilized

adjective. fertilized by its own pollen.

Synonyms

  • autogamous
  • self-fertilised
  • self-pollinated

Antonyms

  • endogamous
  • exogamic
  • outbred
  • endogamic

3. egg-producing

adjective. capable of producing eggs and bearing offspring.

Synonyms

  • young-bearing

Antonyms

  • androgynous
  • male child

4. egg-shaped

adjective. rounded like an egg.

Synonyms

  • elliptic
  • ovoid
  • oval-shaped
  • prolate
  • ovate
  • oviform
  • oval
  • elliptical

Antonyms

  • prolate
  • oblate
  • uncoiled
  • square

Etymology

  • egg (English)
  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shaped (English)

5. egg-filled

adjective. full of eggs.

Antonyms

  • emptiness

6. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds.

Synonyms

  • ovum
  • chalaza
  • yolk
  • egg cell
  • silkworm seed
  • spawn
  • nit
  • vitellus

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • lose
  • chromatic color
  • black

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

7. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.

Synonyms

  • yolk
  • protein
  • eggs
  • shell
  • albumen
  • egg yolk
  • eggshell
  • white
  • food product
  • ovalbumin
  • foodstuff

Antonyms

  • cold
  • bare
  • evil
  • impure

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

8. egg

noun. ['ˈɛg'] one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens.

Synonyms

  • epididymis
  • undescended testis
  • ballock
  • undescended testicle
  • male genitals
  • testicular artery
  • bollock
  • male genitalia
  • testicular vein
  • spermatic cord
  • male genital organ
  • testis
  • gonad
  • family jewels
  • cobblers
  • ball
  • testicle
  • arteria testicularis
  • orchis
  • vena testicularis
  • rete testis
  • ductus deferens
  • vas deferens
  • male reproductive system
  • internal spermatic artery
  • male reproductive gland
  • sex gland
  • seminiferous tubule

Antonyms

  • blacken
  • dark
  • full
  • integrated

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

9. egg

verb. ['ˈɛg'] coat with beaten egg.

Synonyms

  • coat

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • outside

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)

10. egg

verb. ['ˈɛg'] throw eggs at.

Synonyms

  • bombard

Antonyms

  • descend
  • disappear

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eggja (Old Norse)
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