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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ova·ry /ˈovəri, ˈovri/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ova·ry /ˈov(ə)rɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·va·ry n.; pl. Ovaries
 1. Bot. That part of the pistil which contains the seed, and in most flowering plants develops into the fruit. See Illust. of Flower.
 2. Zool. & Anat. The essential female reproductive organ in which the ova are produced. See Illust. of Discophora.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the organ that bears the ovules of a flower
      2: (vertebrates) one of usually two organs that produce ova and
         secrete estrogen and progesterone