Definitions

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  • adj. Producing ova only; said of the ovaries of certain insects which do not produce vitelligenous cells.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Producing ova only; -- said of the ovaries of certain insects which do not produce vitelligenous cells.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Producing ova only: applied to the ovaries of some insects, as distinguished from those which are meroistic, or produce vitelligenous cells are well as ova.

Etymologies

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pan- + Ancient Greek an egg.

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