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ovum
Part of Speech: noun
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1. One of the series of egg- shaped ornaments into which the ovolo is often carved.
2. A more or less spherical and transparent mass of granular protoplasm, which by a process of multiplication and growth develops into a mass of cells, constituting a new individual like the parent; an egg, spore, germ, or germ cell. See Illust.
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