Ovarium


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O`va´ri`um


n.1.An ovary. See Ovary.
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There must sometimes be a physical impossibility in the male element reaching the ovule, as would be the case with a plant having a pistil too long for the pollen-tubes to reach the ovarium.
Now, although it is most probable, from the number of eggs found in one district being so extraordinarily great in proportion to the parent birds, and likewise from the state of the ovarium of the hen, that she may in the course of the season lay a large number, yet the time required must be very long.
Tissue samples were taken from the uteri of animals that were judged to be in estrus or diestrus by inspection of the ovarium (Arthur et al.