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Dictionary entry overview: What does ovulation mean?
• OVULATION (noun)
The noun OVULATION has 1 sense:
1. the expulsion of an ovum from the ovary (usually midway in the menstrual cycle)
Familiarity information: OVULATION used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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The expulsion of an ovum from the ovary (usually midway in the menstrual cycle)
Nouns denoting natural processes
Hypernyms ("ovulation" is a kind of...):
anovulation (the absence of ovulation due to immaturity or post-maturity or pregnancy or oral contraceptive pills or dysfunction of the ovary)
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