Definition of monozygote in English:

monozygote

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈzʌɪɡəʊt/

noun

  • A monozygotic twin (or triplet, etc.); = "monozygotic".

adjective

  • Monozygotic.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. From mono- + zygote, after monozygotic [noun], monozygous. Compare French monozygote.