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gemmipara

[je-mip-er-uh] /dʒɛˈmɪp ər ə/
plural noun
1.
gemmiparous animals, as hydra.
Also, gemmipares
[je-mip-uh-reez] /dʒɛˈmɪp əˌriz/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
gemm(a) + -i- + New Latin -para, derivative of Latin parere to bear
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