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Meaning of “ovum” in the English Dictionary

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

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ovumnoun [C]

 /ˈoʊ·vəm/
biology an ​egg in a ​femaleanimal or ​plant that can ​grow into a ​baby or new ​plant
(Definition of ovum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ovum”
in Spanish óvulo…
in Vietnamese trứng…
in Malaysian ovum…
in Thai เซลล์ไข่…
in French ovule…
in German das Ovum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卵,卵子, 卵细胞…
in Indonesian ovum, telur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卵,卵子, 卵細胞…
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