Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An ovum.
  • n. An ovule.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An ovule.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ovule; an ovum.
  • n. [capitalized] In conchology, the typical genus of Ovulidæ.

Etymologies

From Late Latin ovulum, from Latin ovum + -ulum. (Wiktionary)

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