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1. Follicle
A dry, dehiscent fruit formed from one carpel and dehiscing along the line of fusion of its edges.

2. Follicle
A small, narrow sac found in certain organs or tissues. Examples are hair follicles in the skin, which are found at the bases of individual hairs, and follicles in the ovary which contain developing oocyte s (proto- ovum s).

3. Follicle cells
A layer of cell s within an ovarian follicle which surrounds the oocyte (proto- ovum ) and provides certain nutrients to it.

4. Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH)
This is the pituitary hormone that stimulates follicle growth in women and sperm formation in men.

5. Follicles (ovary)
Structures in the ovary consisting of a developing egg surrounded by a layer of follicle cells.

6. Follicles (thyroid)
Spherical structures that make up the thyroid gland; contain a gel-like colloid surrounded by a single layer of cells, which secrete thyroglobulin into the colloid.

7. Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
A hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary that promotes gamete formation in both males and females.

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