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1. pertaining to an ovule.
2. pertaining to an oocyte (ovum).
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(ov'yū-lăr, ō'vū-),
Relating to an ovule.
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Relating to an ovule.
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The left side of the face in the photograph--hence the right side in life, or what once was life, for its subject has committed suicide six years back--is ovular, with a swatch of stubble stretching into the shadow in the hollow where the sphenoid and temporal bones meet.
Thus the guttural sounds of Arabic or Persian (the ovular stops and fricatives) and Persian from Arabic are not used.
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