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If egg is not fertilized in 24 hours after ovulation,it break down and disappear

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Q: What happens to an egg if it is not fertilized within 24 hours after it is released?
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What does an egg must be fertilized within?

An egg has to be fertilized within 24 hours. (1 day)

For an egg to be fertilized it must join with the sperm within how many hours?

within 24 hrs

After an egg is released from the ovary it will die if it is not fertilized in what period of time?

12 hours.

When can an egg become a fertilized egg?

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What happens between ovulation and implantation?

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How do oysters multiply?

An oyster can fertilize its own egg, or have it fertilized by a male oyster. Once fertilized the eggs are released into the ocean, where the larvae develop in 6 hours, swim for weeks, and eventually find a place to mature.

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How many hours following ovulation can an egg be fertilized?

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