• Definition for "oviparous"
    • making eggs that hatch outside the human anatomy.
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    • The first platypus specimen, only a…
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oviparous definition

  • adjective:
    • making eggs that hatch outside the human anatomy.
    • Egg-laying; depositing eggs that progress and hatch away from human body as a reproductive method.
    • Producing young from eggs; ; -- in opposition to viviparous.
    • egg-laying
  • others:
    • Laying eggs is hatched, or producing ova become matured, outside of the human body of the parent; pertaining to the Ovipara: distinguished from ovoviviparous and from viviparous.
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