noun. ['ˌoʊvjəˈleɪʃən'] the expulsion of an ovum from the ovary (usually midway in the menstrual cycle).
- organic process
- -ation (English)
- ovulum (English)
- ovulum (Latin)
Rhymes with Ovulation
Sentences with ovulation
1. Noun, singular or mass
The drug can disrupt ovulation in women and may also decrease sperm count and motility in males.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Luteinizing hormone triggers ovulation in females.