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What is the pronunciation of zygote?

By Andrea Rodrigo.
Last Update: 02/02/2017

The right pronunciation of this medical term is /ˈzaɪgəʊt/ or /zīˈgōtˌ/. The term comes from the root Greek word zygōtos, which means to yoke or to join. Some synonyms are zygospore or zygocyte.

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 Andrea Rodrigo
Andrea Rodrigo
BSc, MSc
Embryologist
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
Embryologist. Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
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