Definition of oogenesis in English:
noun[mass noun] Biology
The production or development of an ovum.
- If X chromosome loss occurs during oogenesis, then some ova are expected to be nullo-X, which would result in a patroclinous non-Unc male.
- The genes we identified are involved in oogenesis, metabolism, and feeding behaviors, indicating a possible link to reproduction and survival.
- This paradox can be explained by the occurrence of narrow bottlenecks during oogenesis or early embryo development.
Definition of oogenesis in:
- US English dictionary
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