Definition of anovulatory in English:

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anovulatory

Pronunciation: /ˌanɒvjʊˈleɪt(ə)ri/

adjective

Medicine
(Of a menstrual cycle) in which ovulation does not occur.
Example sentences
  • Menorrhagia, or excessive menstrual blood loss, is defined as blood loss of 80 mL per month and can be associated with ovulatory and anovulatory ovarian cycles.
  • One third or more of menstrual cycles in women with generalized seizures are anovulatory.
  • Irregular, anovulatory cycles may need hormones.

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