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ovary

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈəʊvəri/
the part of a woman or female animal that produces eggs, or the part of a plant that produces seedsSexual and reproductive organs
ovarian
 
 
/əʊˈveəriən/ adjective [always before noun]
relating to the ovaries: ovarian cancerSexual and reproductive organs
Translations of “ovary”
in Korean 난소…
in Arabic مِبيَض…
in French ovaire…
in Turkish yumurtalık…
in Italian ovaia…
in Chinese (Traditional) (女性或雌性動物的)卵巢, (雌性植物的)子房…
in Russian яичник…
in Polish jajnik…
in Spanish ovario…
in Portuguese ovário…
in German der Eierstock…
in Catalan ovari…
in Japanese 卵巣…
in Chinese (Simplified) (女性或雌性动物的)卵巢, (雌性植物的)子房…
(Definition of ovary from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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