noun, plural o·va·ries.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ovarypseud·o·va·ry, noun, plural pseud·o·va·ries.
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The ovary consists of many carpels, with as many styles; and the fruit splits into a number of one-seeded parts arranged radially.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
A similar deviation has been observed by M. van Tieghem in the ovary of Tropæolum majus, 'Bull.
Not only was the placenta unusually large in these flowers, but it also protruded beyond the ovary.
As the result of the pollination the ovary developes into a dry 1-seeded indehiscent fruit.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
Even a portion of an ovary, if it contain follicles, will maintain menstruation.