superovulation
noun Date: 1927 production of exceptional numbers of ova at one time • superovulate verb

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  • superovulation — ● superovulation nom féminin Accroissement anormal du nombre des ovules simultanément émis par la femelle. (On provoque la superovulation chez la vache, par traitements hormonaux, afin d obtenir plusieurs embryons d une femelle dont on cherche à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • superovulation — superovulation. См. суперовуляция. (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.

  • superovulation — [so͞o΄pəräv΄yə lā′shən, so͞o΄pərō΄vyəlā′shən] n. the release of a larger than normal number of eggs for fertilization, esp. when artificially induced by injected hormones to produce embryos for transplantation, frozen storage, etc. superovulate… …   Universalium

  • superovulation — [so͞o΄pəräv΄yə lā′shən, so͞o΄pərō΄vyəlā′shən] n. the release of a larger than normal number of eggs for fertilization, esp. when artificially induced by injected hormones to produce embryos for transplantation, frozen storage, etc. superovulate… …   English World dictionary

  • superovulation — Ovulation of a greater than normal number of ova; usually the result of the administration of exogenous gonadotropins. * * * su·per·ovu·la·tion .äv yə lā shən n ovulation marked by the production of more than the normal number of mature eggs at… …   Medical dictionary

  • superovulation — “+ noun Etymology: super + ovulation : response to a superovulating technique; broadly : production of exceptional numbers of eggs at one time * * * superovulation /soo or sū pər ov ū lāˈshən/ noun The production of a larger number of ova than… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Superovulation — Aufnahme einer Ovulation Vorgänge im Eierstock während der Eizellenreifung Als Follikelsprung, Ovulation oder Eisprung wird die Ausstoßung der unbefruchteten Eizelle aus dem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • superovulation — noun The act or process of superovulating …   Wiktionary

  • Superovulation — Su|per|ovu|la|ti|on [...v...] die; , en <zu ↑super... u. ↑Ovulation> durch Arzneimittel erreichte Erhöhung der Anzahl gereifter Eizellen (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • superovulation — n. production of more than the average number of ova (in humans, animals, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

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