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ovisac

[oh-vuh-sak] /ˈoʊ vəˌsæk/
noun, Zoology
1.
a sac or capsule containing an ovum or ova.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; ovi- + sac
Related forms
ovisaclike, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ovisac

ovisac

/ˈəʊvɪˌsæk/
noun
1.
a capsule or sac, such as an ootheca, in which egg cells are produced
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ovisac in Medicine

ovisac o·vi·sac (ō'vĭ-sāk')
n.
An egg-containing capsule, such as a Graafian follicle.

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