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noun, suru verb, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 繁殖

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. breeding; multiplication; increase; propagation; reproduction

Definition and Synonyms for 繁殖

Breed have young (animals) or reproduce (organisms)
Synonyms: 増える, 繁殖, 育つ, 育てる, 育種
Increase become bigger or greater in amount
Synonyms: 増える, 増さる, 増加, 増大, 増殖, 繁殖
Manifold combine or increase by multiplication
Synonyms: 増える, 増やす, 繁殖
Facts Of Life the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring
Synonyms: 生殖, 繁殖
Breeding the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization
Synonyms: 繁殖, 飼育
Reproduction the process of generating offspring
Synonyms: 増殖, 生殖, 繁殖

Meanings for each kanji in 繁殖

» luxuriant; thick; overgrown; frequency; complexity; trouble
» augment; increase; multiply; raise

Categories 繁殖 is a member of

Procreate have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant
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Increase make bigger or more
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Sexual Activity activities associated with sexual intercourse
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Production manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
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Biological Process a process occurring in living organisms
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Change Magnitude change in size or magnitude
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Sample Sentences for 繁殖

In late August, they set off on a long journey for breeding.
Something else to be borne in mind here is the rapidity with which the virus can reproduce.
Bacteria will not breed in alcohol.
To the best of my knowledge, this chemical will prevent germs from breeding.
A few months later they return to their breeding grounds in the Arctic.

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