gemmipara

[je-mip-er-uh]

plural noun

gemmiparous animals, as hydra.

Nearby words

  1. gemmae,
  2. gemmate,
  3. gemmation,
  4. gemmiferous,
  5. gemmiform,
  6. gemmiparous,
  7. gemmological,
  8. gemmologist,
  9. gemmulation,
  10. gemmule

Also gem·mip·a·res [je-mip-uh-reez] /dʒɛˈmɪp əˌriz/.

Origin of gemmipara

gemm(a) + -i- + New Latin -para, derivative of Latin parere to bear

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