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semioviparous

[sem-ee-oh-vip-er-uh s, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm i oʊˈvɪp ər əs, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective
1.
bearing young in an incomplete state of development, as a marsupial.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; semi- + oviparous
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