superfecundation

[soo-per-fee-kuh n-dey-shuh n, -fek-uh n-]

Origin of superfecundation

1850–55; super- + fecundation
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British Dictionary definitions for superfecundation

superfecundation

noun
  1. physiol the fertilization of two or more ova, produced during the same menstrual cycle, by sperm ejaculated during two or more acts of sexual intercourse
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