What does the word ovary mean?

Usage examples for ovary

  1. A strange feature of this abnormal occurrence is that disease of one ovary only causes antlers to develop on one side only- and this on the side opposite to that of the diseased gland. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  2. In the female, the ovary is frequently the seat of dropsical accumulation to such an extent as to distend the abdomen very considerably. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise