Definitions for oviparousoʊˈvɪp ər əs

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  1. oviparous(adj)



  1. oviparous(Adjective)

    Egg-laying; depositing eggs that develop and hatch outside the body as a reproductive strategy.

    The echidna is a monotreme, which is the extremely small subset of oviparous mammals.

  2. Origin: From oviparus

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