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fallopian tube

fallopian tube

Female reproductive organ that carries eggs from the ovary to the uterus.
fertilization

fertilization

Union of the sperm and egg.
implantation

implantation

Process in which an embryo fixes itself into the lining the uterus.
meiosis

meiosis

Process in cell division during which chromosome number is halved in order to produce gametes.
zygote

zygote

Cell with a two sets of chromosomes that forms when sperm and egg unite.

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