Meaning of Ovaries

English: Ovaries
Bangla: ডিম্বাশয়, অণ্ডাশয়, ভ্রূণকোষ, বীজকোষ, ডিম্বকোষ
Hindi: अंडाशय
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

Anatomy, Zoology. the female gonad or reproductive gland, in which the ova and the hormones that regulate female secondary sex characteristics develop.

Definition: 2

Botany. the enlarged lower part of the pistil in angiospermous plants, enclosing the ovules or young seeds.

Definition: 3

either of the two female reproductive organs, which produce ova and secrete oestrogen hormones

Definition: 4

the corresponding organ in vertebrate and invertebrate animals

Definition: 5

(botany) the hollow basal region of a carpel containing one or more ovules. In some plants the carpels are united to form a single compound ovary