how to pronounce ovary


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The above transcription of ovary is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

ovary is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of ovary in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… suffering from polycystic ovary syndrome …”

meanings of ovary


  1. A female reproductive organ, often paired, that produces ova and in mammals secretes the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
  2. The lower part of a pistil or carpel that bears ovules and ripens into fruit.

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