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Graafian follicle

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

A fluid-filled spherical vesicle in the mammalian ovary, containing an oocyte attached to its wall. See Chronology, 1657, de Graaf.

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juvenile hormone

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

A hormone secreted by insects from a pair of endocrine glands (corpora allata) close to the brain. It inhibits metamorphosis and maintains the presence of larval features.

See overview in Oxford Index