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superovulation

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noun su·per·ovu·la·tion \-ˌäv-yə-ˈlā-shən, -ˌōv-\

Definition of superovulation

  1. :  production of exceptional numbers of ova at one time

superovulate

play \-ˈäv-yə-ˌlāt, -ˈōv-\ verb


1927

First Known Use of superovulation

1927


Medical Dictionary

superovulation

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noun su·per·ovu·la·tion \-ˌäv-yə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of superovulation

  1. :  ovulation marked by the production of more than the normal number of mature eggs at one time <infertility treatment including the use of gonadotropins to induce superovulation>




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