Definitions for ovipositˌoʊ vəˈpɒz ɪt, ˈoʊ vəˌpɒz-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•vi•pos•itˌoʊ vəˈpɒz ɪt, ˈoʊ vəˌpɒz-(v.i.)-it•ed, -it•ing.

  1. to deposit or lay eggs, esp. by means of an ovipositor.

Origin of oviposit:

1810–20; ovi - +-posit < L positus (see posit )

o`vi•po•si′tion-pəˈzɪʃ ən(n.)

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  1. oviposit(Verb)

    To lay eggs

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