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oviparous

o·vip·a·rous

oviparous

 
pronunciation:
o vI p rs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: of animals, reproducing by means of hatching eggs outside the body of the parent. (Cf. viviparous.)
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derivations: oviparously (adv.), oviparity (n.), oviparousness (n.)
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