oogenesis

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See also: oögenesis

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From oo- +‎ -genesis.

Noun[edit]

oogenesis (countable and uncountable, plural oogeneses)

  1. (biology) The formation and development of an oocyte or ovum
    Antonym: spermatogenesis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from ᾠόν (ōión, egg) + γένεσις (génesis, origin).

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Noun[edit]

ōogenesis f (genitive ōogenesis); third declension

  1. oogenesis

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ōogenesis ōogenesēs
Genitive ōogenesis ōogenesium
Dative ōogenesī ōogenesibus
Accusative ōogenesem
ōogenesim
ōogenesēs
ōogenesīs
Ablative ōogenese
ōogenesī
ōogenesibus
Vocative ōogenesis ōogenesēs