Associations to the word «Reproductive»


REPRODUCTIVE, adjective. Of or relating to reproduction.
REPRODUCTIVE, adjective. That reproduces.
REPRODUCTIVE, noun. (biology) A reproductive organism (especially such as in an insect).
REPRODUCTIVE CLONING, noun. A form of artificial reproduction based on cloning in which a cloned embryo is implanted in a woman's uterus.
REPRODUCTIVE DIVISION, noun. The process of mitosis or meiosis.
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH, noun. Referring to an as yet informal agglomeration of fertility medicine, obstetrics, gynecology and some aspects of urology and endocrinology as they relate to normal and pathological processes and conditions of human reproduction in either men or women.
REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, noun. (medicine) The area of medical specialization concerned with aiding fertility and reproduction.
REPRODUCTIVE ORGAN, noun. (anatomy) an organ used for sexual reproduction
REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS, noun. Rights associated with family planning, such as birth control and abortion.
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM, noun. (anatomy) The system of organs within an organism which work together for the purpose of reproduction.

Dictionary definition

REPRODUCTIVE, adjective. Producing new life or offspring; "the reproductive potential of a species is its relative capacity to reproduce itself under optimal conditions"; "the reproductive or generative organs".

Wise words

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Nathaniel Hawthorne