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English definition of “ovule”


noun [C]     /ˈɒv.juːl/ US  /ˈɑːv-/ specialized
a part inside the ovary (= organ that produces eggs ) of a plant that contains the female sex cell and develops into a seed when that cell is fertilized Sexual and reproductive organs
(Definition of ovule noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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