The process of laying eggs. Also: the time during which hens lay eggs; a clutch of eggs.
“ovation, n.2.” OED Online, Oxford University Press, July 2018, www.oed.com/view/Entry/134231. Accessed 13 September 2018.
I swear I’m not trying to be lazy. I seriously have like no will to do anything other than sleep. Starvation is barely keeping me going. Ugh. I didn’t want to live my life as that starving artist.