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Anonymous asked in Pregnancy & ParentingTrying to Conceive · 2 months ago

Why is it "fertilized egg" instead of "fertilized sperm"?

The egg contains food so it is more rightly called the egg fertilizer rather than the sperm.

1 Answer

  • 2 months ago

    The sperm "fertilizes" the egg. Not in the regular sense, but in a reproductive sense.

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