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live–bearer

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noun live–bear·er \ˈlīv-ˌber-ər\

Definition of live–bearer

  1. :  a fish that brings forth living young rather than eggs; especially :  any of a family (Poeciliidae) of numerous small surface-feeding fishes (as a molly or swordtail)



1934

First Known Use of live–bearer

1934


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