Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. ovarium, fr. L. ovum, egg: cf. F. ovaire,. See Oval
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Low L. ovaria.
In the apple flower the pistils will be found to have one ovary with five styles and stigmas and in the ovary will be several ovules.
"The First Book of Farming" by Charles L. Goodrich
Reaumur arrived at the same figures from an examination of the ovaries.
"Social Life in the Insect World" by J. H. Fabre
I was attacked with severe womb trouble, bloody piles and dropsy of the ovary.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
They graduated from school or college excellent scholars, but with undeveloped ovaries.
"Sex in Education" by Edward H. Clarke
The ovary is prominent, and of a pale yellow.
"Hardy Perennials and Old Fashioned Flowers" by John Wood
Every month one or more ova (eggs) leave the ovary, pass to the uterus and, if not impregnated, pass off with the menstrual flow.
"Herself" by E. B. Lowry
In size and form, the ovary closely resembles the testicle.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
The ovary is inferior, and usually twisted so as to turn the flower completely around.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
A delicate membranous band passes from the whole length of the middle line of the rectum to the heart and to the ovary.
"Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society - Vol. 3" by Various
All humanity must have lain in the ovaries of Eve.
"Spontaneous Activity in Education" by Maria Montessori
But even removal of the ovaries cannot guarantee that a woman will never get ovarian cancer, Rebbeck said.
Juvenile granulosa cell tumor of the ovary .
"Wombhouse" by Atelier van Lieshout has a bed in the uterus, a wet bar in one ovary, and a toilet in the other.
And when does one or more of these signal a common female hormone problem: polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS ).
Stephanie Yarber had a baby after receiving ovary tissue from her twin.
The 36-year-old woman, Siobhain Fletcher, has polycystic ovary syndrome, a condition that causes her to grow facial hair.
If you have a soft spot for internal organs, then you'll love these plush hearts, ovaries and intestines.
A new report in the journal Human Reproduction suggests women whose mother's had an early menopause had far fewer eggs in her ovaries.
Women who have a hormone disorder called polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and who take the birth control pill have twice the risk of blood clots than do other women on the Pill, according to a new study.
Most women who have polycystic ovary syndrome do not ovulate.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is caused by an imbalance of the hormones in the brain and ovaries.
But a high percentage of women who undergo screening experience false-positive tests that then require invasive testing, such as major surgery to open up the abdomen and take out the ovary , she said.
Cancer can begin in cells located on the tissue that covers the outside of the ovary , in the egg-producing cells within an ovary , or in an ovary 's hormone-producing cells.
Unfortunately at this late stage of detection the cancer most certainly has metastasized and spread beyond the ovary , which proves fatal for 75% of women diagnosed.
I tell them to remember it alphabetically: breasts, cervix, ovaries, uterus.
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Conformal blocks revisited
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Report IAU Comm. 42, Close Binary Stars
The average person has roughly one testicle and one ovary, but a person with these characteristics would certainly be an anomaly.
Odd One Out
Chemotherapy for ovarian cancer may be provided by either a medical oncologist who treats cancers of all kinds or by a gynecological oncologist who treats cancers of the ovary, uterus and cervix.
An exact adaptive test with superior design sensitivity in an observational study of treatments for ovarian cancer