What Is a Fertilized Egg Called?

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A fertilized egg is called a zygote. It is the initial cell produced when two haploid gametes fuse. A zygote eventually become an embryo after a two-week period of rapid cell division. It divides through a process referred to as mitosis.
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Not for long it is known as a zygote. Very soon after it becomes a [rapidly expanding] Blastocyte.
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On most baking mixes, the white part of an egg is called, well, an egg white! However, it does have a technical term! The white in an egg is actually called the albumen.
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Zygote: noun: The result of the sperm successfully fertilizing the ovum. The
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The fertilized egg is called zygote. After about 8 weeks the zygot develops into an embryo.
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