atokous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek

Adjective[edit]

atokous (not comparable)

  1. (zoology) Producing only asexual individuals.
    The eggs of certain annelids are atokous.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for atokous in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)