Definitions for ovotestisˌoʊ vəˈtɛs tɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•vo•tes•tis*ˌoʊ vəˈtɛs tɪs(n.)(pl.)-tes

  1. the hermaphroditic reproductive organ, containing both an ovary and a testis.

    Category: Anatomy, Zoology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ovotestis(noun)

    hermaphroditic gonad that contains both testicular and ovarian tissue


  1. ovotestis(Noun)

    A hermaphroditic gonad, found in certain gastropods, that produces both sperm and eggs


  1. Ovotestis

    An ovotestis is a gonad with both testicular and ovarian aspects. In humans, ovotestes are an anatomical abnormality associated with gonadal dysgenesis.


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