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OVULAR MEMBRANE

The membrane enveloping the yolk; specifically, the thickened cell membrane of large-yolked ova. Synonym: ovular membrane, vitelline membrane. Sometimes used to identify the zona pellucida of a mammalian ovum. Synonym: yolk membrane.
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