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(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to, or discovered by, Regnier de Graaf, a dutch physician. Graafian follicles or vesicles, small cavities in which the ova are developed in the ovaries of mammals, and by the bursting of which they are discharged.

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Reproductive Systems-Follicle

... is secreted by the pituitary gland in the brain and its carried in the blood to the ovary, where it stimulates the development of one or more Graafian follicles I hope that I helped but I don’t know what is the answer for the other part of your question ;)

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by Tamaroshka
Sat Nov 14, 2009 12:12 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Reproductive Systems-Follicle
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