[ ov-yuh-ler, oh-vyuh-ler- ]
/ ˈɒv yə lər, ˈoʊ vyə lər- /
pertaining to or of the nature of an ovule.
- ovshinsky effect,
- ovular membrane,
- ovulation method,
Origin of ovular
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Examples from the Web for ovular
This ovular migration may serve to redistribute eggs to the oviducts when the ovaries are functioning at unequal rates.
It has been shown that the ovular coats may themselves become carpels, and that ovules may be developed upon ovules, p. 268.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
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