gemmipara

plural noun
gem·​mip·​a·​ra | \ jeˈmipərə \
variants: or gemmipares \ -​ˌrēz \

Definition of gemmipara

: animals that reproduce by budding

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History and Etymology for gemmipara

New Latin, from Latin gemma bud + New Latin -para or -pares (from Latin parere to bear)

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“Gemmipara.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gemmipara. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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