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Meaning of ASEXUAL

Pronunciation:  ey'sekshooul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  not having or involving sex; "an asexual spore"; "asexual reproduction"
 

ASEXUAL is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: agamic, agamogenetic, agamous, neuter, nonsexual, parthenogenetic, sexless, vegetal, vegetative
 
 Antonyms: sexual
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*sex"u*al\ (?; 135), a. [Pref. a- not + sexual.]
(Biol.)
Having no distinct sex; without sexual action; as, asexual
reproduction. See {Fission} and {Gemmation}.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Not forming part of a cycle which involves fertilization and meiosis.
 

 

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