Meaning of “ovule” in the English Dictionary

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"ovule" in British English

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ovulenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɒv.juːl/ us /ˈɑː.vjuːl/ 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

(Definition of “ovule” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ovule" in American English

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ovulenoun [ C ]

/ˈɑv·jul, ˈoʊv-/

biology the part inside the ovary of a plant that contains the egg cell and will develop into a seed

(Definition of “ovule” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)