1. Parenting

Monozygotic

By

Definition: A type of twins derived from a single (mono) egg (zygote). Monozygotic twins form when a single fertilized egg splits into two embryos. Because the twins share the same DNA set, they tend to have similar features.
Also Known As: identical twins
Common Misspellings: monozigotic
Related Terms

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.