What does oogenesis mean?

Definitions for oogenesisˌoʊ əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oogenesis(noun)

    development of ova


  1. oogenesis(Noun)

    The formation and development of an ovum.


  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Oögenesis

    ō-ō-jen′e-sis, n. the genesis and development of the ovum—also Oög′eny.—adj. Oögenet′ic.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Oogenesis

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oogenesis in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oogenesis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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