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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 Sexual Reproduction

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

Example sentences of the word sexual-reproduction


1. Noun Phrase
Red light encourages plants to flower, the first step of sexual reproduction and the growth of fruits.

2. Noun Phrase
These grow into new plants; the process is a type of asexual reproduction.

3. Noun Phrase
But they are also capable of sexual reproduction.

4. Noun Phrase
To reproduce, fish have to produce the eggs and sperm required for 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. sexual

adjective. ['ˈsɛkʃuːəl'] having or involving sex.

Synonyms

  • intersexual
  • unisexual
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • sexed

Antonyms

  • homosexual
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness

Etymology

  • sexualis (Latin)

7. sexual

adjective. ['ˈsɛkʃuːəl'] involved in a sexual relationship.

Synonyms

  • intimate

Antonyms

  • heterosexual
  • bisexual

Etymology

  • sexualis (Latin)
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