ovipositional
adjective see oviposit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ovipositional — adj. pertaining to laying eggs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ovipositional — ovi·po·si·tion·al …   English syllables

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  • oviposit — intransitive verb Etymology: probably back formation from ovipositor Date: 1816 to lay eggs used especially of insects • oviposition noun • ovipositional adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • oviposit — [ō΄vi päz′it, ō′vi päz΄it] vi. [< OVI + L positus, pp. of ponere, to place: see POSITION] to deposit or lay eggs, esp. by means of an ovipositor oviposition [ō΄vipə zish′ən, ō′vipə zish′ən] n. ovipositional adj …   English World dictionary

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