Associations to the word «Mating»


MATING, adjective. Fitting into or onto a corresponding part, as a matched plug and socket.
MATING, noun. (zoology) Pairing of organisms for copulation.
MATING, verb. Present participle of mate
MATING CALL, noun. A sound made by an animal to attract to attract a member of the opposite sex fore breeding.
MATING CALLS, noun. Plural of mating call
MATING SEASON, noun. A time of the year during which members of a certain species of animal tend to mate.
MATING SEASONS, noun. Plural of mating season

Dictionary definition

MATING, noun. The act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes; "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring".

Wise words

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