Reproductive - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːprəˈdʌktɪv|  American pronunciation of the word reproductive
Brit.  |ˌriːprəˈdʌktɪv|  British pronunciation of the word reproductive

adjective

- producing new life or offspring(syn: generative, procreative)

the reproductive potential of a species is its relative capacity to reproduce itself under optimal conditions
the reproductive or generative organs

Examples

the reproductive potential of a species is its relative capacity to reproduce itself under optimal conditions

Extra doses of the hormone caused the animals' reproductive organs to develop sooner than usual.

urbanization in Spain is distinctly correlated with a fall in reproductive rate

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