- Of an organism that has multiple reproductive seasons over its lifetime, e.g. all cycads.
Expanded glossary of Cycad terms . 2014.
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iteroparous — /it ə rō parˈəs/ (zoology) adjective (of an animal) capable of producing offspring several times in the course of a lifetime ORIGIN: L iterum again, and parēre to bring forth • • • iteroparˈity noun … Useful english dictionary
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iteroparous — adj. [L. iterare, to repeat; parere, to bear] Having the capability to reproduce two or more times during a lifetime … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
iteroparous — adjective reproducing more than once in a lifetime Ant: semelparous See Also: iterate, iteroparity … Wiktionary
iteroparous — it·er·op·a·rous (it″ər opґə rəs) [L. iterare to repeat + parous] reproducing more than once in a lifetime … Medical dictionary
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