Definition of merogon in US English:

merogon

(also merogone)

noun

  • A fragment of an ovum, or an enucleated ovum, that undergoes merogony.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Science. From German Merogon from mero- + ancient Greek γόνος offspring, after French mérogonie merogony.

Pronunciation

merogon

/ˈmɛrə(ʊ)ɡɒn/