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1. reproduction

noun. ['ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃən'] the process of generating offspring.

Synonyms

  • sexual reproduction
  • biological process
  • organic process
  • birth
  • birthing
  • amphimixis
  • asexual reproduction
  • giving birth
  • parturition

Antonyms

  • end
  • death
  • stillbirth
  • natural object

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Words that Rhyme with Asexual Reproduction

  • reintroduction
  • reconstruction
  • deconstruction
  • overproduction
  • introduction
  • construction
  • obstruction
  • instruction
  • destruction
  • conduction
  • seduction
  • reduction
  • induction
  • deduction
  • abduction
  • suction

Example sentences of the word asexual-reproduction


1. Noun Phrase
Vegetative reproduction is a form of asexual reproduction which requires only one parent.

2. Noun Phrase
Most protists however use some combination of sexual and asexual reproduction, though some only use one exclusively.

3. Noun Phrase
Mitosis is used for growth, repair and asexual reproduction.

4. Noun Phrase
This can occur through asexual reproduction or by producing other living organisms through sexual reproduction.

2. reproduction

noun. ['ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃən'] copy that is not the original; something that has been copied.

Synonyms

  • toy
  • replica
  • replication

Antonyms

  • decrement
  • inelegance
  • unfruitful
  • ending

3. reproduction

noun. ['ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃən'] recall that is hypothesized to work by storing the original stimulus input and reproducing it during recall.

Synonyms

  • recall
  • recollection
  • reminiscence

Antonyms

  • nondevelopment
  • ovulation
  • anabolism
  • development

4. reproduction

noun. ['ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃən'] the act of making copies.

Synonyms

  • sound reproduction
  • replication
  • copying

Antonyms

  • maleness
  • femaleness
  • female
  • androgynous

5. reproduction

noun. ['ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃən'] the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring.

Synonyms

  • miscegenation
  • crossbreeding
  • sex
  • procreation
  • sexual activity
  • sex activity
  • propagation
  • multiplication
  • sexual practice
  • breeding
  • generation
  • interbreeding

Antonyms

  • bisexual
  • homosexual
  • sexual
  • asexual

6. asexual

adjective. ['eɪˈsɛksjuːəl'] not having or involving sex.

Synonyms

  • agamic
  • sex
  • agamogenetic
  • neuter
  • parthenogenetic
  • apomictic
  • vegetal
  • agamous
  • nonsexual
  • vegetative
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • fissiparous

Antonyms

  • sexy
  • heterosexual
  • bisexual
  • homosexual

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • sexual (English)
  • sexualis (Latin)
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