(n.) = egg ; ovum [ova, -pl.] ; ovule. Ex: The former monthly publications on statistics of eggs, meat and milk have been amalgamated since 1980 into a quarterly publication, 'Animal Production'. Ex: A zygote is the the cell formed by the union of two gametes, especially a fertilized ovum before cleavage. Ex: The ovule is attached to the placental wall of the ovary through a structure known as the funiculus, the plant equivalent of an umbilical cord. ---- * donante de óvulos = egg donor.