noun see fissiparous

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  • fissiparousness — See fissiparously. * * * …   Universalium

  • fissiparousness — fis·sip·a·rous·ness …   English syllables

  • fissiparousness — noun see fissiparous * * * fissipˈarism, fissiparˈity or fissipˈarousness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑fissiparous …   Useful english dictionary

  • fissiparous — adjective Etymology: Latin fissus, past participle of findere + English parous Date: 1874 tending to break up into parts ; divisive < fissiparous tendencies within a political party > • fissiparousness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Latter Day Saint movement — This article is about this religious movement s origins and general makeup. For treatments of component sects, see List of sects in the Latter Day Saint movement. Part of a series on Christianity …   Wikipedia

  • Движение святых последних дней — Святые последних дней История Первое видение Образование церкви Кризис преемника История Церкви Иисуса Христа Св …   Википедия

  • fissiparous — fissiparously, adv. fissiparousness, n. /fi sip euhr euhs/, adj. reproducing by fission. [1825 35; FISSI + PAROUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • fissiparous — [fɪ sɪp(ə)rəs] adjective 1》 inclined to cause or undergo fission. 2》 Biology (of an organism) reproducing by fission. Derivatives fissiparity noun fissiparousness noun Origin C19: from L. fissus, past participle of findere split , on the pattern… …   English new terms dictionary

  • fissiparous — adj. 1 Biol. reproducing by fission. 2 tending to split. Derivatives: fissiparity n. fissiparously adv. fissiparousness n. Etymology: L fissus past part. (as FISSURE) after viviparous …   Useful english dictionary

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