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English definition of “ovulation”

ovulation

noun [U]     /ˌɒv.jʊˈleɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌɑː.vjuː-/
the time when a woman or female animal produces an egg Animal reproductionProcesses and stages connected with sexual reproduction
(Definition of ovulation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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