What does ovulate mean?

Definitions for ovulateˈɒv yəˌleɪt, ˈoʊ vyə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ovulate(verb)

    produce and discharge eggs

    "women ovulate about once every month"


  1. ovulate(v. i.)

    To produce ova and discharge them from an ovary or ovarian follicle.


  1. ovulate(Verb)

    to produce eggs or ova


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ovulate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ovulate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ramille Shah:

    You have to house both the small ones and the large ones, and you have to have an environment that can provide cross-talk between these follicles, because that's how the natural ovary signals for only specific ones to ovulate.

  2. Deborah Lupton:

    Once women do this for a while, they should get a good sense of where in their cycle they ovulate, these apps and software tools are not likely to be effective for women who either are trying to conceive or using these tools to avoid conception.

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