Graafian follicle definition

  • noun:
    • Any of the fluid-filled vesicles in mammalian ovary containing a maturing ovum.
    • an adult ovarian follicle in the final phase of folliculogenesis.
    • See follicle, 2.
    • a vascular human anatomy in a mammalian ovary enclosing a developing egg

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