ovariole
noun Etymology: New Latin *ovariolum, diminutive of ovarium Date: 1877 one of the tubes of which the ovaries of most insects are composed

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  • Ovariole — O*va ri*ole, n. (Zo[ o]l.) One of the tubes of which the ovaries of most insects are composed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ovariole — ovariole. См. овариола. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • ovariole — ● ovariole nom féminin Élément constitutif de l ovaire chez les insectes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ovariole — An ovariole is one of the tubes of which the ovaries of most insects are composed. Typically an insect will have two ovaries. The constituent ovarioles lead to two oviducts, which converge into a single oviduct. The ovarioles are composed of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Ovariole — L ovariole est un filament comprenant un succession d ovocytes à différents stades de développement. Il se rapporte au développement des insectes. Portail de l’entomologie Catégorie : Physiologie de l insecte …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ovariole — n. [L. dim. ovum, egg] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The tubular division of a female ovary where the oocytes develop …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ovariole — /oh vair ee ohl /, n. Entomol. any of several tubules that compose an insect ovary. [1875 80; < NL ovari(um) OVARY + L ol OLE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ovariole — ovar·i·ole …   English syllables

  • ovariole — ōˈva(a)rēˌōl noun ( s) Etymology: ovari + ole : one of the tubes of which the ovaries of most insects are composed …   Useful english dictionary

  • teletrophic ovariole — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) An ovariole in which all the trophocytes are terminal in the germarium, and connect to the egg by a slender trophic chord; acroptrophic ovariole; telotrophic egg tube; see polytrophic ovariole …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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