See viviparity.

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  • Viviparously — Vi*vip a*rous*ly, adv. (Biol.) In a viviparous manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • viviparously — adverb see viviparous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • viviparously — adverb In a viviparous manner …   Wiktionary

  • viviparously — adv. by giving birth to live offspring (as opposed to laying eggs) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • viviparously — vi·vip·a·rous·ly …   English syllables

  • viviparously — adverb see viviparous …   Useful english dictionary

  • viviparous — adjective Etymology: Latin viviparus, from vivus alive + parus parous Date: 1646 1. producing living young instead of eggs from within the body in the manner of nearly all mammals, many reptiles, and a few fishes 2. germinating while still… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • San Jose scale — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • viviparous — viviparism, n. viviparity /viv euh par i tee, vuy veuh /, viviparousness, n. viviparously, adv. /vuy vip euhr euhs, vi /, adj. 1. Zool. bringing forth living young rather than eggs, as most mammals and some reptiles and fishes. 2. Bot. producing… …   Universalium

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