how to pronounce ovum

/ˈoʊvəm/

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ovum is pronounced in two syllables

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oʊvəm

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An example use of ovum in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… if an ovum is present the sperm swarm …”

meanings of ovum

noun:

  1. The female gamete in animals; the egg cell.

words with pronunciation similar to ovum

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