oviferous

oviferous

[oh-vif-er-uhs]
adjective Anatomy, Zoology.
bearing eggs.

Origin:
1820–30; ovi- + -ferous

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oviferous or ovigerous (əʊˈvɪfərəs, əʊˈvɪdʒərəs)
 
adj
zoology carrying or producing eggs or ova: the oviferous legs of certain spiders
 
ovigerous or ovigerous
 
adj

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oviferous o·vif·er·ous (ō-vĭf'ər-əs)
adj.
Bearing or producing ova.

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