Definitions for oogenesisˌoʊ əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs

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  1. oogenesis(noun)

    development of ova

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  1. oogenesis(Noun)

    The formation and development of an ovum.

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  1. Oogenesis

    Oogenesis, ovogenesis or oögenesis is the creation of an ovum. It is the female form of gametogenesis; the male equivalent is spermatogenesis. It involves the development of the various stages of the immature ovum.

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  1. Oogenesis

    The process of germ cell development in the female from the primordial germ cells through OOGONIA to the mature haploid ova (OVUM).

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