vivipara

noun
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plural -s

Definition of vivipara

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a mollusk of the genus Viviparus or the family Viviparidae

Vivipara

Vi·​vip·​a·​ra | \ vīˈvipərə \

Definition of Vivipara (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of viviparus

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History and Etymology for vivipara

New Latin, from feminine of Latin viviparus viviparous

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“Vivipara.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vivipara. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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