plural noun Pu·pip·a·ra \pyüˈpipərə\

Definition of Pupipara

  1. :  a division of Diptera in which the young are born as mature maggots ready to become pupae (as of the sheep ked or horse tick)

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Origin and Etymology of pupipara

New Latin, from pupa + -i- + -para (from Latin, neuter plural of -parus -parous)

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to cast off or become cast off

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