(Canadian) trademark a sealskin doll resembling an owl, first made in 1963 by an Inuit and used abroad as a symbol of Canadian handicrafts
ookinete o·o·ki·nete (ō’ə-kə-nēt’, -kī’nēt’) n. The motile zygote of the malarial organism that penetrates the mosquito stomach to form an oocyst under the outer gut lining.
[oh-uh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-] /ˌoʊ ə kɪˈni sɪs, -kaɪ-/ noun, Cell Biology. 1. the series of nuclear changes occurring in the ovum during maturation and fertilization. ookinesis o·o·ki·ne·sis (ō’ə-kə-nē’sĭs, -kī-) n. The chromosomal movements of the egg that take place during maturation and fertilization.
noun 1. a bar at a reception that serves drinks whose cost has been borne by the host, an admission charge, a sponsor, etc.: Before the banquet there will be an open bar from 5 to 7 p.m. noun a social event when drinks are served for free or prepaid through the admission fee
- Open biopsy
open biopsy o·pen biopsy (ō’pən) n. Incision or excision of a region from which a biopsy is taken.
- Open bite
open bite n. See apertognathia.