Words Like OVARY

We have put together a list of words that are similar to OVARY.

1 Alternative Words Similar to ovary

1 Flower Noun      Variant Words Like Flower

10 definitions of ovary

1 That part of the pistil which contains the seed, and in most flowering plants develops into the fruit. See Illust. of flower.
2 The essential female reproductive organ in which the ova are produced. See Illust. of Discophora.
3 the organ that bears the ovules of a flower
4 (vertebrates) one of usually two organs that produce ova and secrete estrogen and progesterone
5 The usually paired female or hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces ova and, in vertebrates, estrogen and progesterone.
6 Botany The ovule-bearing lower part of a pistil that ripens into a fruit.
7 That part of a female animal in which ova, eggs, or germs are generated and matured; the essential female organ of reproduction, corresponding to the testes of the male; the female genital gland or germ-gland; the ovarium.
8 In botany, a closed case or receptacle, the lower section of the pistil, inclosing the ovules or young seeds, and ultimately becoming the fruit.
9 Of or pertaining to an ovation.
10 A female reproductive organ, often paired, that produces ova and in mammals secretes the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
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