Definition of ovogenetic in US English:

ovogenetic

adjective

Biology
  • = oogenetic.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From ovo- + -genetic, after ovogenesis.

Pronunciation

ovogenetic

/ˌəʊvə(ʊ)dʒɪˈnɛtɪk/