Definition of Ovaries. Meaning of Ovaries. Synonyms of Ovaries

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Definition of Ovaries

Ovaries
Ovary O"va*ry, n.; pl. Ovaries. [NL. ovarium, fr. L. ovum egg: cf. F. ovaire. See Oval.] 1. (Bot.) That part of the pistil which contains the seed, and in most flowering plants develops into the fruit. See Illust. of Flower. 2. (Zo["o]l. & Anat.) The essential female reproductive organ in which the ova are produced. See Illust. of Discophora.

Meaning of Ovaries from wikipedia

- size. The ovaries are surrounded by a capsule, and have an outer cortex and an inner medulla. Usually, ovulation occurs in one of the two ovaries releasing...
- certain drugs) and the increasing rates of obesity. Polycystic ovaries develop when the ovaries are stimulated to produce excessive amounts of androgenic hormones...
- half-inferior ovaries are not recognized and are instead grouped with either the superior or inferior ovaries. More specifically, a half-inferior ovary has nearly...
- ovary or ovaries. The surgery is also called ovariectomy, but this term is mostly used in reference to animals, e.g. the surgical removal of ovaries from...
- Blue balls is slang for the condition of temporary fluid congestion (vasocongestion) in the ****s accompanied by testicular pain, caused by prolonged...
- stromal tumor. People with an XY karyotype and ovaries (gonadal dysgenesis) or an X,0 karyotype and ovaries (Turner syndrome) who develop a unilateral dysgerminoma...
- gonadotropin (hCG) from the pregnancy acting on the corpus luteum in the ovaries in sustaining the pregnancy before the placenta has fully developed. Typically...
- tubes are two tubes leading from the ovaries into the uterus. On maturity of an ovum, the follicle and the ovary's wall rupture, allowing the ovum to...
- The stroma of the ovary is a unique type of connective tissue abundantly supplied with blood vessels, consisting for the most part of spindle-shaped stroma...
- gonads, a pair of **** organs, specifically the testes in the male or the ovaries in the female. As primary **** organs, gonads generate reproductive gametes...
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