Definitions for ovarianoʊˈvɛər i ən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ovarian

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ovarian(adj)

    of or involving the ovaries

    "ovarian cancer"


  1. ovarian(Adjective)

    Relating to the ovaries.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Angelina Jolie:

    What she's done is really important to save her life, because there's no way to detect ovarian cancer.

  2. Laurie Glimcher:

    The goal is to make them available and effective for tumors for which we now have no good treatments, like pancreatic, ovarian and head and neck cancer.

  3. Molly Brewer:

    We’re talking about ‘ovarian cancer’ but there are different permutations of it, some actually have a very good prognosis, and some have a pretty bad prognosis.

  4. Belen Garijo:

    There are indications where we believe we can be part of the first two or first three immunotherapies, like ovarian, gastric, head and neck, bladder and renal cancer, for example.

  5. Adam Balen:

    There had previously been uncertainty as to whether ovarian tissue taken from young girls would later on be competent to produce mature, fertile eggs, so today's case is both reassuring and exciting.

Translations for ovarian

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for ovarian »


Find a translation for the ovarian definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ovarian definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"ovarian." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 6 Feb. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for ovarian? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ovarian:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.