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  • adj. relating to the ovaries; ovarian

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as ovarian.


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  • Trans-ovarial (transmission of the virus from infected female ticks to offspring via eggs) and venereal transmission have been demonstrated amongst some vector species, indicating one mechanism which may contribute to maintaining the circulation of the virus in nature.

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