transovarial

adjective
trans·​ovar·​i·​al | \ -ō-ˈvar-ē-əl, -ˈver- How to pronounce transovarial (audio) \

Medical Definition of transovarial

: relating to or being transmission of a pathogen from an organism (as a tick) to its offspring by infection of eggs in its ovary

Other Words from transovarial

transovarially \ -​ē How to pronounce transovarial (audio) \ adverb

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“Transovarial.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/transovarial. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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