Definitions for ovulateˈɒv yəˌleɪt, ˈoʊ vyə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ov•u•lateˈɒv yəˌleɪt, ˈoʊ vyə-(v.i.)-lat•ed, -lat•ing.

  1. to produce and discharge eggs from an ovary or ovarian follicle.

    Category: Developmental Biology, Biology

Origin of ovulate:

1860–65

ov′u•la•to`ry-ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ovulate(verb)

    produce and discharge eggs

    "women ovulate about once every month"

Wiktionary

  1. ovulate(Verb)

    to produce eggs or ova

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