polyovulatory pol·y·o·vu·la·to·ry (pŏl’ē-ō’vyə-lə-tôr’ē, -ŏv’yə-)
Discharging several ova in one ovulatory cycle.
[pol-ip] /ˈpɒl ɪp/ noun 1. Zoology. 2. Pathology. a projecting growth from a mucous surface, as of the nose, being either a tumor or a hypertrophy of the mucous membrane. /ˈpɒlɪp/ noun 1. (zoology) one of the two forms of individual that occur in coelenterates. It usually has a hollow cylindrical body with a ring […]
[pol-uh-per-ee] /ˈpɒl əˌpɛr i/ noun, plural polyparies. 1. the common supporting structure of a colony of polyps, as corals. /ˈpɒlɪpərɪ/ noun (pl) -paries, -paria (-ˈpɛərɪə) 1. the common base and connecting tissue of a colony of coelenterate polyps, esp coral
[pol-ee-ped] /ˈpɒl iˌpɛd/ noun 1. a being or object having many legs: Her favorite toy is a bug-shaped polyped. adjective 2. having many legs: a polyped table.
polypectomy pol·yp·ec·to·my (pŏl’ə-pěk’tə-mē) n. Excision of a polyp.