Relating to the vitellus. See yolk sac.

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vi·tel·line -'tel-ən, -.ēn, -.īn adj of, relating to, or producing yolk

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vi·tel·line (vĭ-telґēn) [L. vitellus yolk] pertaining to or resembling a yolk.

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