proliferous


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pro·lif·er·a·tive

, proliferous (prō-lif'ĕr-ă-tiv, -ĕr-ŭs),
Increasing the numbers of similar forms.

pro·lif·er·a·tive

, proliferous (prō-lif'ĕr-ă-tiv, -ĕr-ŭs)
Increasing the numbers of similar forms.

proliferous

(prō-lĭf′ĕr-ŭs)
1. Multiplying, as by formation of new tissue cells.
2. Bearing offspring.
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2; Green and Swanborough, "Ilyushin's Proliferous Shturmovik", pp.
The laminae with extended rachises have undefined growth, bear pinnae gradually reduced toward the apex which is proliferous, generating distal plantlets that quickly produce roots, and detach easily to generate new individuals.
The Proliferous Species of Elaphoglossum (Elaphoglossaceae) and their Relatives.
Evolution's Rainbow: Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People, by Joan Roughgarden: Evolutionary biologist Roughgarden argues that the 300 species of vertebrates and 10 percent of humans who have sex with their own gender are too proliferous for science to dismiss as abnormal.