biparous


adjective

  1. Zoology. bringing forth offspring in pairs.
  2. Botany. bearing two branches or axes.

adjective

  1. zoology producing offspring in pairs
  2. botany (esp of an inflorescence) producing two branches from one stem
adj.

“bringing forth two at birth,” 1731, from bi- + Latin -parus, from parere “bring forth, bear” (see pare).

adj.

  1. Bearing two offspring from the same pregnancy.

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