[oh-vuh-poz-i-ter] /ˌoʊ vəˈpɒz ɪ tər/
(in certain female insects) an organ at the end of the abdomen, by which eggs are deposited.
a similar organ in other animals, as certain fishes.
the egg-laying organ of most female insects, consisting of a pair of specialized appendages at the end of the abdomen
a similar organ in certain female fishes, formed by an extension of the edges of the genital opening
A tube in many female insects that extends from the end of the abdomen and is used to lay eggs.
[oh-vuh-sak] /ˈoʊ vəˌsæk/ noun, Zoology. 1. a or capsule containing an ovum or ova. /ˈəʊvɪˌsæk/ noun 1. a capsule or sac, such as an ootheca, in which egg cells are produced ovisac o·vi·sac (ō’vĭ-sāk’) n. An egg-containing capsule, such as a Graafian follicle.
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[oh-vee] /ˈoʊˈvi/ noun, Linguistics. 1. a type of language that has direct objects preceding the verb and that tends to have typological traits such as postpositions, suffixes, noun modifiers preceding nouns, adverbs preceding verbs, and auxiliary verbs following main verbs.
1. variant of : ovolactovegetarian. [ahb oh-woh; English ab oh-voh] /ɑb ˈoʊ woʊ; English æb ˈoʊ voʊ/ adverb, Latin. 1. from the beginning. /æb ˈəʊvəʊ/ uknown 1. from the beginning combining form 1. a variant of ovi-
[oh-void] /ˈoʊ vɔɪd/ adjective 1. egg-shaped; having the solid form of an egg. 2. (def 2). noun 3. an ovoid body. /ˈəʊvɔɪd/ adjective 1. egg-shaped 2. (botany) (of a fruit or similar part) egg-shaped with the broader end at the base Compare obovoid noun 3. something that is ovoid adj. “egg-shaped,” 1828, from Modern Latin […]