Definition of Ovotestes

1. Noun. (plural of ovotestis) ¹



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Definition of Ovotestes

1. ovotestis [n] - See also: ovotestis

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ovotestes

ovolactovegetarianism
ovolactovegetarians
ovolarviparous
ovoli
ovolo
ovology
ovolos
ovomucin
ovomucoid
ovonic
ovonics
ovoplasm
ovoplasma
ovoprotogen
ovosiston
ovotestes (current term)
ovotransferrin
ovovitellin
ovoviviparity
ovoviviparous
ovoviviparously
ovular
ovular membrane
ovular transmigration
ovulary
ovulate
ovulated
ovulates

Literary usage of Ovotestes

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1. Journal of Anatomy and Physiology by Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1883)
"11, and the more highly modified ones found in the ovotestes of frog B (figs. 8 and 9), serving, in fact, to completely remove any doubt that might still be ..."

2. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"Histopathologically, the hatchlings have either normal appearing ovaries or are intersex, having ovotestes, with no normal males observed (341). ..."

3. Text-book of Comparative Anatomy by Arnold Lang, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1896)
"The Pulmonata are hermaphrodites with hermaphrodite glands or ovotestes, and complicated efferent ducts. They are either terrestrial or fresh-water. Fin. ..."

4. The Ductless Glandular Diseases by Wilhelm Falta (1916)
"... the vagina 6 cm. long, the labia majora were of normal development, the habitus was feminine. The ovotestes show in the ovarian part ..."

5. The Sexuality Seriesby Oneil McQuick by Oneil McQuick (2006)
"... this could be 2 separate gonads (one of each) or a combination of both in one (an ovotestes). The genitalia can vary from completely male or female, ..."

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