oligotokous

Referring to a creature that lays four or less eggs

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Oligotokous — Ol i*got o*kous, a. [Oligo + Gr. ? offspring.] (Zo[ o]l.) Producing few young. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oligotokous — adj. [Gr. oligos, few; tokos, offspring] Having a small number of young …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology


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