verb. produce and discharge eggs.
Example sentences of the word ovulate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Female giant pandas ovulate only once a year, during spring, and are fertile for only three days per year.
2. Verb, base form
If you do not keep your rabbits in separate cages, remember that they will reach maturity at around eight months of age and mature does ovulate immediately after mating.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
After mating in the fall, they can either store sperm in the uterus until they ovulate in the spring or delay the embryo from implanting.
According to the Mayo Clinic, women who stop taking birth control pills typically ovulate two weeks after they stop using the medication 12.
According to the Cat Health Guide, approximately 30 to 35 percent of queens, or unspayed female cats, ovulate even when they have not mated.