ovarian

or o·var·i·al

[ oh-vair-ee-uhn ]
/ oʊˈvɛər i ən /

adjective

of or relating to an ovary.

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Origin of ovarian

First recorded in 1830–40; ovary + -an

OTHER WORDS FROM ovarian

pseu·do·var·i·an, adjectivesub·o·var·i·an, adjectivetrans·o·var·i·an, adjective
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