scissiparity

noun
scis·​si·​par·​i·​ty | \ ˌsisəˈparətē, ˌsizə-\

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First Known Use of scissiparity

1857, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scissiparity

Latin scissus (past participle) + English -i- + parity (parous condition)

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