"Ab ovo" is a Latin term that means "from the egg" or "from the beginning." It is used to describe a narrative or discussion that starts from the very beginning or the earliest point, often referring to the origin or genesis of a subject.
Examples in Sentences
Here are three example sentences using the term "ab ovo":
The historian's book on ancient civilizations explores the development of human society ab ovo.
The professor began her lecture by explaining the fundamental principles of physics ab ovo.
The film director depicted the protagonist's life story, starting ab ovo with his childhood experiences.